Pete Rojas at Engadget pricks VCs in the opening line of a comment about Guy Kawasaki’s decision to include a USB drive with his new book:
Venture capitalist (they’re still around?) Guy Kawasaki is packaging a SanDisk 128MB USB Flash drive with his new book …
It is interesting how many people now have that view of the venture industry. They imply that venture capitalists should have, in some sort of sympathetic hari-kari, offed themselves four years ago when the tech bubble went pop. That so many folks still feel that way tells you that post-bust VCs have some explaining & evangelizing work to do.