What Makes a Tech Mogul …and What Doesn’t?
“Fuck, you’re making me rummage around the attic,” said Elon Musk. Those words open Jimmy’s book about PayPal, the entrepreneurs who founded it, and our current age of digital commerce were founded. There’s not even a page number yet, because it’s the introduction. Weird timing, right? We all just learned that Twitter accepted Musk’s offer to buy the whole enchilada for $44 billion was accepted. There’s either something woefully wrong with the banking system… or, that’s a shit-ton of money for one company. “I can finance it,” Musk told a group of listeners at a TED conference before the deal was concluded.