LOOK AT THIS WORKING HIPSTER

“The message being sent is that this is a cool, cool place to work. That matters when you are a young, hipster developer.”

SimpleGeo CEO Jay Adelson, on why his geolocation service poured beer money down the drain in Austin in search of engineers, New York Times, 26 March 2011

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WE WON’T BURY YOU

“I would like to have something that will actually help fund the publishers. I believe that you can build a solid, well-funded business—including investigative journalism—around advertising.”

Digg CEO Jay Adelson, trying not to pound his shoe on the table as he turns media businesses into charity cases, Telegraph.co.uk, 17 March 2010