Benjamin Sullivan

Hi there. My name's Ben and I build systems, software, products, and rally teams, startups, communities.

More about me


When is not an Object Jan 14, 2015

Thoughts on Pebble Smartwatch Sep 27, 2014

Expressing the Liar Paradox in Ruby? Aug 24, 2014


Rails gem, shed light on the dark corners of your app

Service, cook real food with real people (co-founded, built)

Bootstrap Lunch
Event, up to 7 people meet over coffee every other Saturday to discuss startups (founding organizer)


CS183B Lecture 5: Peter Thiel “Business Strategy and Monopoly Theory” Notes Oct 12, 2014

CS183B Lecture 4: Adora Cheung “Building Product, Talking to Users, and Growing” Notes WIP

CS183B Lecture 3: Paul Graham “Counterintuitive Parts of Startups, and How to Have Ideas” Notes Oct 11, 2014

CS183B Lecture 1: Dustin Moskovitz “Why to Start a Startup” Notes Oct 11, 2014

Startup Checklist Oct 5, 2014

CS183B Lectures 1+2: Sam Altman “Ideas, Products, Teams and Execution” Notes Oct 3, 2014


Transcript: Lecture 1 - How to Start a Startup

Transcript: Paul Graham in Conversation with Nathan Blecharczyk