Channels never create demand, they only fulfill it, no matter how much founders wish otherwise.
She could have run off and been a startup co-founder and “CEO,” but what kind of power is that, really? Running around Silicon Valley begging VCs for a handout; pitching weary journalists on another software product; building everything from the ground up and never knowing if people will actually use it. That’s not power, folks; that’s just working like a dog, and it’s a gamble at best, no matter who’s doing it.
|—||Jolie O’Dell - http://venturebeat.com/2012/07/17/marissa-mayer-yahoo/|
And because the framework is based on Node.js, developers don’t have to worry about connection issues or scale.
But the world is going app crazy. Apps apps apps. Have a website? Not good enough! You need an app… I don’t get it. I was too young to remember the .com bubble but I imagine it was like this. The whole thing is going to burn down the same way… in a good way. Like a forest fire that fertilizes the ground.