In Pictures: Tech's greatest flip-floppers - When...
David Karp on advertising, 2010
In the heady pre-acquisition days after Tumblr had shot to prominence but before it anyone was demanding that it make any money, founder and CEO David Karp spoke contemptuously of what just about every other web publishing company saw as its main source of revenue. "We're pretty opposed to advertising," he said. "It really turns our stomachs."
In Pictures: Tech's greatest flip-floppers - When big shots change their tunes