Wednesday, October 19, 2011

How Dropbox Will Die - Forbes

David Coursey on Dropbox

Forbes’ Victoria Barret has written a wonderful insider piece about Dropbox that you can read here. She describes an early meeting between Dropbox founder Drew Houston and Apple‘s Steve Jobs.

Jobs smiled warmly as he told them he was going after their market. “He said we were a feature, not a product,” says Houston.

Steve was right. Houston’s job — along with his partner Arash Ferdowski — is to prove Steve Jobs wrong, but it won’t be easy and few have succeeded.

How Dropbox Will Die - Forbes

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