Good TV: @Kevin Systrom Interview

As I’ve been saying for past few months, I’m starting to spend more time watching/listening to video of tech-related content rather than reading. I find it’s more immersive, assuming you find the right thing. Last night, I had the pleasure of going to see Instagram co-founder and CEO Kevin Systrom be interviewed by Pando Daily’s Sarah Lacy. In short, it was excellent (if a little long). It’s worth watching or listening to in its entirety. I don’t know Kevin outside of a random conversation, but it was immediately clear that he was extremely thoughtful, a very clear communicator, extremely focused, very rational about decision-making, and if you pay attention closely, definitely took some digs at mobile app competitors, which in my opinion were totally valid. If you’re currently building or thinking about building a mobile application, this is a must-watch session:

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