From the perspective of Digg founding glory to fall regardless of is the desire to shrink

Beijing on July 19th news, according to foreign media reports, the technology blog BusinessInsider writer Matt · Lin Li (MattLynley) on Tuesday said the author, Digg from the beginning the fate, because of the company’s founder Kevin · Ross (KevinRose) has a restless heart. The following is the summary of the article:


Digg founder Kevin · Ross KevinRose (Tencent (with map)

Betaworks in New York last week, a little-known small Private Held Company, spent $500 thousand acquisition of a website called Digg. The news shocked the entire Internet industry.

just 6 years ago, Digg was a popular Internet innovation company, has rejected many offers. News Corp had offered $60 million to buy the company. Former U.S. Vice President Al · Gore (AlGore) has also been considered for their own CurrentTV interactive TV service to buy it. Google nearly $200 million acquisition of Digg transaction ultimately failed.

but perhaps we should not be surprised about the fate of Digg, because its Creator – named Kevin · Ross’s technical wizards and innovative products — has created the magic inventor of the product, and then ignore their habits.

can say that Ross’s career is an example of a cycle of unfulfilled promises. Colleagues see Ross as an outstanding product designer, with a mysterious sense of the perfect user experience, but he also has no interest in daily activities. Ross two important project – Milk development laboratory and The sun sinks in the west. mobile news aggregation site Digg– Shututonggui fate and it also proved that the nature of Ross.

The following is a record of Ross’s working hours at Digg and Milk, as well as interviews with a number of people who work with MR, or who know him well enough to work with

. Up to now, Ross I did not set the contents of the article.

in the TechTV television fame


Leo · Laporte (LeoLaporte) was originally discovered by Ross, and led him to host a TV show (Tencent technology plan)

Ross was originally a TechTV television technician IT. A chance, he inadvertently involved in the well-known host Leo · Laporte (LeoLaporte) program, in the gold program period to the audience about the Win> transmission

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