July 19, 2015 by admin
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In a word, yes. In my recent trip to Havana, I was able to visit three excellent hubs of learning and technology: the Academia de Esciencias Foundation, the University of Havana and the PolyTechnical Institute. Each one was impressive, but for different reasons. The Academia de Esciencias has been around for ~100 aught years, with credits that include the […]

July 06, 2015 by admin
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Ok, the key feature of the apple watch is… It’s less rude. People have been glancing at watches for centuries, and although it’s a tell, it’s nearly accepted body language for “I got only so much time here”. As a society, were over it. What we’re not over, and what I consider rude as shit […]

June 30, 2015 by admin
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Thanks again to US Special Interests intro, I am sitting with one of only six permitted private foundations in Cuba: The Ludwig Foundation for Art. I was heads up enough to come bearing gifts- six complete artists kits with canvasses which were received with stunned surprise and gratitude. (there is no canvas, really, in Havana- […]

June 28, 2015 by admin
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    And we’re back. I am circling above what amounts to a geo-political Jurassic Park, wondering what lies ahead upon landing in Havana. I’m here with the US State Department (as a non-employee) on their Delegation Tour for Tech and Infectious Diseases (viruses yes, but another kid). Immigration is not awful, and so the […]

June 25, 2015 by admin
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  I have been busy with other rookie diplomatic related stuff, but I really enjoy writing. Now that the Innovadores project is out, I’ll be back to the keyboard. Promise.

20 December

Mid Winter Break

December 20, 2014 by admin
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Not that I don’t love writing, but we’re headed our for R&R, and then Q1 is full of CEO responsibilities. So I’m taking a break until Spring. Not unlike a bear.

November 20, 2014 by admin
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Tonight we host Jesse Fink, former COO of Priceline and Founder of Mission Point Capital, for the latest edition of our series of fireside chats. Jesse needs no introduction; his career arc was part of a plan, but by his own admission that “happened faster than expected”. This will be our first event in our […]

November 11, 2014 by miles
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Guest post from Aitran Doan, Choate ’12. My name is Aitran and I’ve spent my freshmen fall interning with TrustCloud. I learned about TrustCloud as an intern at Grand Central Tech where I sat in on some of the business meetings. TrustCloud intrigues me because it presents a tangible way of quantifying trust, something so […]

About Miles Spencer

Miles Spencer is a prolific angel investor, media entrepreneur and explorer. He is best known for his role as co-host and co-creator of MoneyHunt, a reality based show where entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of experts.