Ben Reinhardt

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What is Innovation?

I’ve been asking the question “How do you accelerate innovations?” [Read More]
Tags: Innovation, Drawings, Definitions, Explorations

All Things Voice

About a year ago I tried to build a voice-based knowledge management system. You know, the thing everybody wants. The perfect assistant that sits in the corner, takes care of notes and followups like recording action items, conducting further research, linking to resources, and more. [Read More]
Tags: AI, UX, Speech Tech, Explanations

AI Breakfast

Some quick notes from a great discussion/breakfast put on by Canvas Ventures and Bloomberg Beta focused on building AI products in the real world. [Read More]
Tags: AI, UX, process, lessons, tactics

Networking for Nerds

“Networking.” What a word. When I left grad school in 2015, networking was for slick-haired salesmen, former jocks, and social parasites in general. Real heroes built better mousetraps and the world beat a path to their doors. But then I looked at what real successes actually do - they lead... [Read More]
Tags: networking, VC, lessons, tactics