In a startup, passionate employees almost always outperform experienced corporate types who command big bucks.
Johan de Kleer:
One passionate person is worth a thousand people who are just plodding along ...
Customers seem to really like free as a price point. I suspect they will love "less than free."
If we all started thinking a bit more like friends, and a bit less like attention whores, the privacy problem would be solved at a stroke.
Despite our wondrous technologies and scientific advances, we are nurturing a culture of diffusion, fragmentation, and detachment. In this new world, something crucial is missing -- attention.
If I didn't have smartphones in the market for Christmas of '09, this business wouldn't have a runway.
Mr. Jha does not have Motorola flying again, but he at least has it poised for a takeoff.
There's a line from an early Bruce Springsteen song that's been ringing in my head this morning. "Well the runway lies ahead like a great false dawn."
Who can say the worst has passed?
"Bodies were hurled into the air," said Mohammed Fadhil, a 19-year-old bystander. "I saw women and children cut in half."
The short-term needs are the opposite of what is needed in the long term.
Interior Minister Roberto Maroni:
We are closing the net on the super-fugitives.
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