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Think of where you were fourteen years ago. A lot has changed, right? Technology has changed. Information flow has changed. The way we relate to and understand each other has, in many significant ways, changed. Fourteen years ago, people used Discmans. Much has changed!Fourteen years ago, my co-founder Ilias
Some said it was too expensive. Others said it would never scale. But Jessica Lessin ignored the naysayers and stuck to her convictions. Almost three years ago, the former Wall Street Journal tech reporter founded The Information, an in-depth, online-only publication that combines rigorous investigative journalism with technology and business
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