I’ll let the professional journalism-watchers figure out the historical significance of Michael Arrington’s post on TechCrunch about the closure of Edgeio. Explaining what’s taking place is too complex for me to tackle today. It’s like a wheel within a wheel — except the wheels are made of glass.
“Edgeio, a company I co-founded in 2005, had a final board meeting this evening and made the decision to shut down operations of the company. We are putting it into the TechCrunch DeadPool.