June 22, 2021
Entrepreneurship
11:58
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How Razors Broke the Facebook Algorithm

John Coogan
Join my community at http://JohnCoogan.com (enter your email) I'm a big fan of Michael Dubin and worked with a bunch of his team members when I was building the Soylent subscription ecommerce site back in 2014. This is an older story, but hopefully one you haven't heard before. KEY SOURCES: DollarShaveClub Launch Video: https://youtu.be/ZUG9qYTJMsI CNBC Michael Dubin Interview: https://youtu.be/SIVn_nb26BE ABOUT JOHN COOGAN: I am the co-founder of http://soylent.com and http://lucy.co, both of which were funded by Y Combinator (Summer 2012 and Winter 2018). I've been an entrepreneur for nearly a decade across multiple companies. I've done a lot of work in silicon valley, so that's mostly what I talk about. I've raised over 10 rounds of venture capital totaling over $100m in total funding. I work mostly in tech-enabled consumer packaged goods, meaning I use software to make the best products possible and then deliver them to the widest possible audience. I'm a big fan of machine learning, python programming, and motion graphics. OTHER VIDEOS: How Oculus VR & Anduril Founder Palmer Luckey Revolutionizes Dead Industries - https://youtu.be/zVLcoJS4fCg The Saga of Naval Ravikant (Founder of AngelList) - https://youtu.be/BtLFa9pEaDo The Saga of Chamath Palihapitiya (SPAC Investor) - https://youtu.be/KFslVD3t_Oo CONTACT: You can get in touch with me via Twitter: https://twitter.com/johncoogan Disclaimer: This video is purely my opinion and should not be regarded as a primary source. I am not a financial advisor and this is not a recommendation to buy or sell securities. Always do your own due diligence.
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