In most interpretations of the word forge, it is a strong word. You forge ahead when the going gets tough, making firm and steady progress. You forge something out of nothing through shear grit, strength and determination. These are the types of meanings Stripe co-founders John and Patrick Collison (brothers from Ireland) and CTO Greg Brockman had in mind when they considered the name for their new commerce startup. [Read more…]
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