"You often think that it's easier to do it yourself, if you want it done right. Or because it takes too long to explain what to do or it's just difficult to say: 'Go do this""
- Igor Sysoev
Though the computer was invented in the 1940s and the internet in the 1960s, it was not until the communication protocols that made the internet popular and widely used.
Since the invention of the protocols that are used by computers to connect to a network, the world of the internet has evolved, making it one of the most widely used means of communication today.
Instead of a single inventor, the internet was developed by many people over many years. With the birth of the internet came great possibilities for many entrepreneurs and people with great minds. They went beyond the invention of the internet, and changed the way how the world sees technology with their inventions and ideas.
And at the same time, technology, computers, mobile and IT develop in a faster rate than they were ever before.
"We can all come up with great ideas and everyone has a million ideas... The hardest part is sitting down and saying, 'I'm going to do this'"
- Tom Preston-Werner
"I was obsessed with this idea that these things that you collect, they just say so much about who you are."
- Ben Silbermann
"Don't waste time waiting for inspiration. Begin, and inspiration will find you.”
- Achmad Zaky
"Stand by your principles and be comfortable with confrontation. So few people are, so when the people with the red tape come, it becomes a negotiation.”
- Travis Kalanick
"A lot of early momentum comes from people writing about what you're doing. Make thing worth sharing and talking about."
- Robert Kalin
"Business model innovation is more important than technical innovation.”
- Dries Buytaert
"Sometimes you have to do the right thing for you right now.”
- Susan Wojcicki
"I've always had an interest in the way people share links with each other. The idea for people to share links with each other is obviously very valid."
- Jonathan Abrams
"The market is fast-moving, fast-growing. Things that are true today may not be true tomorrow. "
- Robin Li