NO VALUE @-ED

“It’s not an ad platform, it’s an ‘@’ platform.”

Twitter CEO Evan Williams, on how he plans to make money by having other Web companies send him traffic for free, CNET News, 15 March 2010

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IN PRACTICE, WE FAVOR FOUNDERS RUNNING

“At Andreessen Horowitz, we favor founders running the company.”

Venture capitalist Ben Horowitz, whose business partner, Marc Andreessen, has studiously avoided the role of CEO throughout his career as a company founder, on the same day that Andreessen-backed startup Ning saw a cofounder step down as CEOTechCrunch, 15 March 2010