In the U.S. and in the Bay Area particularly, the tech community is widely known as a place where people are quick to celebrate one another’s companies in a virtuous circle of constant back-patting.
Of course, critics describe this feedback loop as a vicious circle, where companies and their cheerleaders aren’t scrutinized enough.
Either way, both because tech leaders veer off script somewhat infrequently, and because the sentiment they’re expressing often strikes us as funny or true, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite zingers from the past year. . .