Posts Tagged ‘Marc Andreessen’

  • Through creative destruction, old technology & businesses are destroyed.

    Software’s Creative Destruction

    Jun 6, 14 • 207 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Growth, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Innovation, Labor, TechNo Comments

    During 1989, a computer scientist wrote a memo in which he explained how information could be shared through a computer network. Two years later we had the first web pages and by 1998, one quarter of the US population was using them. Just 9 years. By

  • apple

    Entrepreneurs: How Does Steve Jobs Compare To Tim Cook?

    Apr 25, 13 • 297 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Innovation, LaborNo Comments

    Listening to Apple’s earnings call 2 days ago, I wondered how to compare Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, to Steve Jobs. Citing Apple’s plunging stock price (see below), some analysts are saying that entrepreneurs like Steve Jobs are irreplaceable.