Dave Morin of Path interviewed by @Jason on This Week in Start-Ups

Never Give up, NeverĀ Surrender by @Jason

By Jason Calacanis

A year ago SNS (social network service) Path.com launched as the anti-Facebook. With odd product choices like a 50-person friend limit and an iPhone-only release, the service created a lot of discussion.

I became a huge fan of the privacy-first Path because, as many of you know, I’ve had a slight problem with the way in which Facebook has flipped user privacy, with opting folks in to features they would never embrace.

Back to Path. The service was considered dead. It didn’t help optics with users like myself that the company launched a second app called With.me in June. I figured with that launch Path co-founder and CEO Dave Morin acknowledged he had given up on the Path app on some level.

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