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Miles Davis

Published in life, stories by max.favilli on 02/12/2014 00:43:22

What would life be if we had no Miles Davis? In 1986 I was just 15 years old and I know nothing of Jazz, nothing of Miles Davis, and little about music different than italian singer-songwriters like De Gregori, Battiato or Guccini (which I still love). Wish I could thank Renzo Arbore for expanding my horizons, and wish … Continue reading Miles Davis

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I feel for you Team New Zealand.

Published in life, stories by max.favilli on 02/12/2014 00:53:42

Larry Ellison is the fifth richest man in the world according to Forbes.  His personal fortune amount to 41 Billion USD, while New Zealand GNP is 132 Billion USD. He spent more than 200 Million USD, packed his boat with Sailing Olympic Medalist from around the world, reinvented the AC boat class in a way … Continue reading I feel for you Team New Zealand.

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Drew Houston @ DropBox

Published in life, start-up, stories by max.favilli on 02/12/2014 00:56:37

In the summer of 2007 MIT graduate Drew Houston applied for funding at YCombinator, he had an idea of a file storage and sharing application he had named Dropbox. The following link will lead you to the application form he filled in with his answers: http://www.businessinsider.com/dropbox-y-combinator-application-from-2007-by-drew-houston-2013-9 That is my favourite part: # Why would your project be … Continue reading Drew Houston @ DropBox

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I cried for that movie…

Published in life, movies, stories by max.favilli on 22/09/2007 21:12:03

I don’t know if you remember last time you cried watching a movie. I honestly couldn’t. But I cried watching this one, Looking for Mr. Goodbar. I know Richard Brooks work and I am always longing to find his movies to watch; I never had the opportunity to watch this particular one before. It’s a … Continue reading I cried for that movie…

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