At this year's Sohn Investment Conference, Dan Sundheim, the founder and CIO of D1 Capital Partners, spoke with John Collison, the co-founder of Stripe. Q1 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more D1 manages $20 billion. Of this, $10 billion is invested in fast-growing private businesses such as Stripe. Stripe is currently valued at around Read More
When the Internet exploded in popularity with public usage in the ’90s, technology companies also fought to put the top web browser out on the market. The top two browsers at the time were Microsoft’s Internet Explorer and Netscape’s Netscape Navigator. In its efforts to outdo Microsoft, Netscape realized that it needed a new scripting language for easier, more lightweight programming. This new language also needed to make web development more accessible than the other languages at the time which required more extensive training.