Kyle Wild

Tech

Don’t be that API

On Versioning If someone writes a line of code against your API today, it should work seamlessly and similarly in a decade. Salesforce, whose force.com

Tech

How to Build a Beautiful API Business

I’ve been studying API companies Stripe and Twilio since they hit the scene, first as an early user and customer of each. For the past

Tech

Platforms vs Products

Let’s talk about platforms. The word “platform” doesn’t just mean “an ambitious product” — products and platforms differ, not merely by degree, but by kind. When someone

Culture

The Future of History

Brahe & Kepler When people ask me why we wanted to start Keen, I tell them this story of two scientists. Tycho Brahe by Eduard Ender

Culture

Two emails within the Wild family

Two emails within the Wild family It happened again. I received a chain email, forwarded from an unknown source and full of suspicious truthiness from my

Culture

Entrepreneurship and Depression

Photo by Arkady Lifshits In 2014, Brad Feld published a very heartfelt blog post on depression in startups called Founder Suicides. If you haven’t read it,

Culture

How to Write Your Demo Day Pitch

My cofounder Ryan recently published a very well-received post on how to practice and deliver a Demo Day pitch. I hope this post on writing