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[REBOL] Re: CURL -- similar idea to REBOL?

From: brian:hawley at: 8-Aug-2001 13:07

At 08:29 PM 8/7/01 -0400, [assembly--ns1--whiterose--net] wrote:
>On Tue, Aug 07, 2001 at 01:32:19PM -0700, Ryan Cole wrote: > > I agree, CURL focuses mostly on display. I found the language itself > > unappealing, compared to REBOL anyways. I hope them success, but > > unfortuneately I think they will go bankrupt--just a suspicion. It > > seems to me that they would have a high cash "burn rate," not good in > > times like these. > >I could see them having a high burn rate especially since recently they >had received 40m in VC. Which almost seems unprecidented for this type of >company. Its quite mind boggling actually.
Have you checked out their business model? If they actually get away with it, it's a money machine. They charge by the traffic, by _your_ traffic. All they have to do is get a high-traffic web site as a customer, just one, and they'll make back that money easily. Brian Hawley Silly question: Is your email name related to the band?