Carl Garcia

14 Flips | 1 Magazine | 17 Likes | 22 Following | @carlgarcia | Keep up with Carl Garcia on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Carl Garcia”

7 Rejections

On June 26, 2008, our friend Michael Seibel introduced us to 7 prominent investors in Silicon Valley. We were attempting to raise $150,000 at a $1.5M …

11 Public Tech Companies Worth Less Than Uber

Uber is hardly a startup, occupying instead the odd space between public and private where it can command nearly any amount of private capital to its accounts, at valuations that might make a post-IPO tech company blush.<p><i>[Update: In the wake of Uber’s new valuation, and the broad tech selloff, this</i> …

Private Equity

This Is How McDonald's McRib Patties Are Made

After this picture of a frozen McRib patty went viral last year, McDonald's basically had no choice but to embark on their current "transparency campaign" to give customers an explantation as to how their food is made. But after McDonald's released this video showing how the McRib is made, we're …

31 Delicious Low-Carb Breakfasts For A Healthy New Year

It's time to kick that bagel-a-day habit.

From Sweet to Heat: A Guide to Picking Peppers at the Farmers' Market

When picking fresh peppers, look for deep, rich colors and glossy skins, and avoid wrinkles and bruising. As they ripen, many peppers change color …

28 Songs That Are Guaranteed To Make You Cry

Having a good day? Not anymore.<p>- A deep, <i>deep</i> sense of loss.<p>- An empty home.<p>- Literally nobody to talk to.<p>- A rainy afternoon.<p>- A wistful sense of hopelessness.<p>- A copy of <i>Donnie Darko</i>.<p>- A debilitating breakup.<p>- A bank of humiliating and degrading sexual experiences.<p>- A box of tissues. (Purpose …

High Intensity Interval Training Abs Workout

Shares 58K<p>The benefits of interval training are many, including: increasing endurance, improving acceleration and speed, and burning more calories in …

11 Travel Startups You Need to Know

We all know about the awesomeness of TripIt, Airbnb and Hipmunk and how they've revolutionized travel. But there's a new crew of travel startups …

17 Spots in the Bay Area Where You Can Swim for Under $10 - Curbed SF

Summer's in full swing, and with the weekend forecast putting temperatures above 70 degrees in the city, we thought it best to update our map of <b>where to take a dip in the Bay Area for under $10</b>. We've made two additions to the map, Lake Anza and Cull Canyon. Both are located in the East Bay.<p>Like …

Do you want BMW to build a new 8-Series? More -> http://bit.ly/11rnWiG

Where to enjoy sunshine AND great food. Brunching Al Fresco: Our Favorite Patios for Midday Eating and Drinking http://bit.ly/10Ieoty

Rave Kids In The '90s Vs. Rave Kids Today

Whatever happened to peace, love, unity, and self-respect?!

Daft Punk reveals Random Access Memories tracklist

We went a whole 24 hours without having to talk about Daft Punk, but now comes the latest tease in the form of a Vine video (!) revealing the …