Biz Stone

Co-Founder of Twitter, Inc. & Co-Founder and CEO of Super.

Being Obvious

Great ideas are Obvious in retrospect.

The Obvious Corporation is more of a philosophy than a company or product. We focus our long term view on ideas and…

Super Update: Facetagging

Super is a new visual communication network. People in networks naturally want to reference one another. As we watched Super grow from beta to app stores, we…

A Review

Here’s this review by Matt Haughey on the Apple Watch. All I did was copy and paste some parts he bolded to make his review into a micro review.

I’m an insufferable asshole, and I’m here to complain about my brand new $350 luxury watch. Setup wasn’t smooth. The included watch faces leave something to be desired. Ten watch faces aren’t enough watch faces. I tested out

Another Super Update: Explore

Today we’re launching Explore, a window into the wonderful, positive energy inside Super. Explore the trending Starter of the moment, trending Hashtag (yes, that means support for hashtags too), the most Popular posts, the Newest members of the Super community, the posts Nearby based on geolocation, a way of viewing only Strips, and of course, the Everyone feed…

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Information of various sorts and kinds

Advice and ideas for companies I’m not qualified to advise.

A Weekly Update from Biz

Every Sunday, I write a weekly email update to everyone who shares an address with us on Super (except those who unsubscribe). These updates can be about anything — new features, what volunteer work we did as a company, who’s getting married on the team, etc. They are meant to provide a window into who we are and what we’re doing at our startup. Also, they are always…

The story of how Jelly led to Super in a Super Strip.

Introducing A Super New Feature: Strips

We launched Super two months ago and took self expression with friends to a whole new level. Choosing from our suggested words and phrases draws out the thoughts you didn’t even know you had. Recommended images and artwork based on your text makes Super easy. We celebrate the remix culture, and turn your thoughts into bold, emotive works of mash-up…

Describing Super

Your thoughts become tiny, expressive works of art. You don’t have to be an artist to use Super — but you might become one if you do. Super takes self expression with friends to a whole new level. Starters and recommended images draw out ideas you didn’t even know you had.

A Fantastic Paragraph

Today solid scientific evidence exists that global climate is changing and that human activity based on the use of fossil materials contributes decisively to this trend. Coupled with an economy based on profit and on the games finance plays in order to profit from money itself, without a clear orientation to the production of goods, this leads to social exclusion and the…

Introducing Super

Jelly Industries has launched another application. It’s called Super and it’s fun. We had fun building it, we have fun using it, and we hope you will have fun using it too. Super is available today for iOS and Android. I’ve decided not to come up with some slick and pithy marketing description for Super. I’m also not going to proclaim that it’s the most innovative thing ever…

Behold, The Financial Superentity

Economic literature often depicts markets as so dynamic that they are
absent hot spots of control. Nevertheless, people have always suspected that a…