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Jason Calacanis and Molly Wood cover startups, tech, markets, media, crypto, and all the hottest topics in business and technology. They also interview the world’s greatest founders, operators, investors, and innovators.

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This Week in Startups Jason Calacanis

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Jason Calacanis and Molly Wood cover startups, tech, markets, media, crypto, and all the hottest topics in business and technology. They also interview the world’s greatest founders, operators, investors, and innovators.

Join our community on Twitter to discuss the show: https://twitter.com/i/communities/1496977694747209728

    Google announces Bard, Adam Neumann’s business plan, Blue Collar tech’s moment | E1674

    Google announces Bard, Adam Neumann’s business plan, Blue Collar tech’s moment | E1674

    Molly and Jason discuss Google’s announcing plans to roll out its ChatGPT competitor, called Bard, in the coming weeks. (1:10) Then, they discuss Adam Neumann’s explanation of Flow’s business before wrapping up with a SOTD, Jobber. (18:59)



    (0:00) M+J kick off the show

    (1:10) Breaking down Google’s announcement of Bard

    (9:29) Coda - Startups can get $1000 credit by visiting https://coda.io/twist

    (11:00) Neeva’s approach to search

    (17:33) Linode - Apply to Linode's Rise program for up to six figures in discounts at https://linode.com/twist

    (18:59) An update on Adam Neumann’s Flow

    (36:31) Meowtel - Save $25 on your first booking with code TWIST25 at https://meowtel.com/

    (37:53) SOTD: Jobber raises $100M

    (46:17) Microsoft officially announces the integration of ChatGPT into Bing



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    • 53 min
    The AI arms race escalates: Google’s $300M bet, Neeva’s paid search engine + So Syncd CEO | E1673

    The AI arms race escalates: Google’s $300M bet, Neeva’s paid search engine + So Syncd CEO | E1673

    Molly breaks down Google’s $300M investment in Anthropic and how this deal compares to Microsoft’s investment in OpenAI. (2:00) Then, she dives deep into a former Google executive’s paid search engine and ShiftMed raising $200M to solve the nursing shortage. She wraps the show with an interview featuring the CEO of dating app So Syncd, Jessica Alderson. (13:44)

    (0:00) Molly kicks off the show

    (2:00) Google invests $300M in Anthropic

    (12:15) LinkedIn Marketing - Get a $100 LinkedIn ad credit at https://linkedin.com/thisweekinstartups

    (13:44) Neeva’s new approach to search

    (21:33) Acquire.com - Sign up for FREE at https://try.acquire.com/twist

    (22:58) AI’s data problem

    (28:27) ShiftMed raises $200M

    (33:18) LMNT - Get a free sample pack with any purchase at https://drinklmnt.com/twist

    (34:45) Seed/Series A Interview: Jessica Alderson, CEO of So Syncd



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    • 58 min
    Google, Amazon & Apple earnings + OK Boomer with Slush CEO | E1672

    Google, Amazon & Apple earnings + OK Boomer with Slush CEO | E1672

    Molly is off for the day, so Producer Rachel joins Jason to break down Google, Amazon, and Apple’s latest earnings report. (1:29) Then LA26 graduate Perrin Davidson, CEO of EATERCLUB, joins Molly. (46:05) Lastly, we end the week with another edition of Ok Boomer, where Rachel interviews Eerika Savolainen, the CEO of Slush. (1:02:16)



    (0:00) Jason and Rachel kick off the show!

    (1:29) Google earnings

    (11:19) MasterClass - Get 15% off an annual membership at https://masterclass.com/startups

    (12:44) Amazon earnings

    (23:28) Vanta - Get $1000 off your SOC 2 at https://vanta.com/twist

    (24:30) Apple earnings

    (33:36) Fitbod - Get 25% off at https://fitbod.me/twist

    (34:36) The US jobs report

    (46:05) LA26 Founder: Perrin Davidson of EATERCLUB

    (1:02:16) OK Boomer with Eerika Savolainen, the CEO of Slush



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    • 1h 17 min
    Meta’s massive comeback, FED’s latest hike, GPT-4 rumors + Spotify earnings with Lon Harris | E1671

    Meta’s massive comeback, FED’s latest hike, GPT-4 rumors + Spotify earnings with Lon Harris | E1671

    Jason and Molly kick off the show by discussing Meta’s Q4 earnings and the news that the Fed is raising rates by only 25 basis points (3:06), which leads to a discussion on unemployment, automation, and generative AI updates. (11:24) Then, Lon Harris joins to discuss Oscar nominations, Spotify earnings, “peak podcasting,” and more. (37:51)

    (0:00) M+J kick off the show

    (3:06) Meta Earnings

    (7:56) The Fed raises rates by 25bps

    (9:57) House of Macadamias - Get 20% off at https://houseofmacadamias.com/twist by using code TWIST20

    (11:24) Unemployment and Automation

    (21:59) Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub - Apply in 5 minutes for six figures in discounts at http://aka.ms/thisweekinstartups

    (23:30) ChatGPT hits 100M MAUs + Google’s Apprentice Bard

    (36:46) Anyplace - Get $250 off your booking with the code TWIST250 at https://www.anyplace.com/twist

    (37:51) Oscar Nominations with Lon Harris

    (44:06) Spotify earnings

    (55:35) The Last of Us is another hit for HBO

    (1:00:58) James Gunn reveals chapter one of the DC Universe



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    • 1h 7 min
    ANGEL: FirstMark’s Rick Heitzmann on shaking off the bull run, “shock absorbers,” and more | E1670

    ANGEL: FirstMark’s Rick Heitzmann on shaking off the bull run, “shock absorbers,” and more | E1670

    Jason is joined by FirstMark Capital’s Rick Heitzmann, who started his investment career in 1999. They discuss “sobering up” after the 14-year bull run (1:55), Airbnb’s response to the downturn (7:38), how senior leaders must act as shock absorbers for their founders (26:30), and more!

    (0:00) Jason kicks off the show

    (1:55) Rick’s experience of the “Speculative Asset Bubble”

    (7:38) Airbnb’s reaction to the downturn

    (11:33) LinkedIn Jobs - Go to https://linkedIn.com/angel and post your first job for free

    (12:58) Rick’s memory of the Dot Com bubble

    (19:39) Advice for founders in a downturn

    (22:27) Embroker - Use code TWIST to get an extra 10% off insurance at https://Embroker.com/twist

    (23:29) How CAC and LTV have changed

    (26:30) The emotional state of Founders and keeping them focused

    (35:09) Term sheets in the Dot Com era and today

    (40:06) Letterhead - get 50% off their first year at tryletterhead.com/twist

    (41:21) Different forms of exits + Key attributes in founders



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    • 54 min
    Instagram co-founders team up for new startup + Magic Spoon’s Gabi Lewis | E1669

    Instagram co-founders team up for new startup + Magic Spoon’s Gabi Lewis | E1669

    Jason and Molly kick off the show with a quick third-rail story about Area 51. (1:56) They then cover Instagram co-founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom’s new startup, Artifact. (10:44) Finally, Gabi Lewis of Magic Spoon joins Molly for an awesome interview about their latest raise, launching in big box stores and more. (41:56)

    (0:00) Molly Kicks off the show

    (1:56) Conspiracy Theories with Molly and Jason

    (9:37) Vanta - Get $1000 off your SOC 2 at https://vanta.com/twist

    (10:44) Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom’s new venture: Artifact

    (20:16) Embroker - Use code TWIST to get an extra 10% off insurance at https://Embroker.com/twist

    (21:19) Monetizing news aggregators + content moderation

    (40:42) Letterhead - get 50% off their first year at tryletterhead.com/twist

    (41:56) Gabi Lewis of Magic Spoon joins Molly

    (1:13:51) Jay Trades, immigration and TikTok ideas



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    • 1h 26 min

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