Location, location, location.

Fred Wilson has an interesting thread going here in response the Times story. I love the Bay Area and, in particular, the intellectual and economic ferment that so characterize it. It’s a great place to live, work and play. But the variables associated with starting, funding, and exiting a startup are so complicated, and the emergence of distributed workforces and "right shoring" as a commonplace tactic for early-stage development have me scratching my head after reading this article.


I’m at DEMO ’07. I could blog it, but other folks are doing a pretty good job. Shel, Renee, and Graeme are providing some great insights into what’s going on here.