GOOOOOOOOOOOOOL!

“They’re the gold standard in e-commerce, and for us to beat them is to beat Brazil in the World Cup.”

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, on facing competition from Amazon.com in the DVD rental market, Seattle Times, 16 October 2004

THE NETWORK IS THE DISPUTER

“Bill and Greg are kind of stalling, not in a negative sense, but in the sense that they want to make sure they got it all right.”

Sun Microsystems CEO Scott McNealy, reporting on the progress his CTO and Microsoft chairman Bill Gates integrating their companies’ products, News.com, 18 October 2004