Archive for June, 2004

The Irresponsible Investor

Sunday, June 6th, 2004

New York Times (June 6, 2004)

In their recent letter to financial markets in which they lay out the ground rules for their public-share offering, the company’s founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, insist that Rule No.1 will be ”Don’t be evil.” This, they seem to think, will strike their audience as a radical idea. That is because the audience consists, mainly, of investors. Five long years in Silicon Valley have apparently taught the Google founders a great deal about the people who are about to make them billionaires.

via The Irresponsible Investor – New York Times