Day: July 23, 2009

Chapter 24: Like It’s 1999

Times Square NYC at night

(This is chapter 24 of my ongoing memoir of the Internet industry.)

“I’m making short-term goals …”
— Jay-Z, “Can’t Knock the Hustle”

I had vague dreams of getting rich in early 1999 when I left Time Warner to join, a high-flying start-up about to go public on the … Read the rest