“The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.” Thomas Huxley, Scientist (1825-95).
Monday, 14 February 2011
According to Reuters, LinkedIn, whose website caters to professionals and has 90 million users, has announced its intention to go public. The company has filed with US regulators for an initial public offering of Class A shares of up to $175 million. So I/we put our information on a web site and someone sells it for $175 million? ... I must be missing something.