In the New New Economy, You Work for Free!
But these companies aren't cheapskates taking advantage of the gullible, BusinessWeek hastens to assure us: paying these imagineers wages for their expertise might "create tensions." "It would be a jolting intrusion of the market economy," an expert adds, which would harsh the beautiful social-networking buzz. Nonetheless Sweet expresses future ambitions of being paid for her work: "I figure that he at least owes me a sandwich one of these days." Welcome to the New New Economy, peons! This time no internet bubble money, but you can still play foosball if you have a foosball table. Now get on your Razor scooter and make that invisible cake!