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jlinkels 01-16-2009 05:23 PM

It is about good marketing, not good software -- Paul Allen's yacht
 
Paul Allen's yacht Octopus on its yearly trip to the Caribbean. For the last few years it has always shown up for a few days, just drifting around.

http://pdis.rnw.nl/~hansl/links/octo...90116-0048.jpg

jlinkels

onebuck 01-19-2009 05:24 PM

Hi,

Nice!

Why not spend the money. Paul Allen has been a innovator and not just a empty suit. He has his hands in a different pies. Unlike Billy he does interact with the things he has investments in.

dickgregory 01-20-2009 02:03 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by onebuck (Post 3414301)
Hi,

Nice!

Why not spend the money. Paul Allen has been a innovator and not just a empty suit. He has his hands in a different pies. Unlike Billy he does interact with the things he has investments in.

He also financed Burt Rutan in his successful quest for the X prize. Burt won that for putting the first civilian vehicle into space twice within a week.


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