Ruminations on the electronics industry from David Manners, Senior Components Editor on Electronics Weekly.
Fable: The Good Old Days
In days of yore when men were men and silicon was silicon, there was a start-up company where the founders received a 500x return on their investment within two years.
One of those co-founders used the pay-out to co-found another semiconductor company and parlayed the investment into a $15 billion fortune.
MORAL: To the brave go the spoils.Tags: fable, semiconductor company, silicon, spoils, start up company