Steve Klabnik considers “Is npm worth 26MM?”:
If you want to repeatably manufacture an open source ecosystem, you need capital to do so. And a firm that’s progressive enough to understand the indirect payoffs of investing in infrastructure is poised to have a huge advantage.
.@steveklabnik @pmarca This is one of the most insightful articles about VC or OSS ever.
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— I, Zombie Scaryname (@izs) February 13, 2014