Josh Levine (Forbes), wrote a really good piece on the Skype guys, and the general IT climate in Estonia. Being small, smart and driven has its advantages, but combining that with a driven entrepreneurial 'I've got something to prove' attitude, seems to be a winning combination. The talent pool in this country seems endless, some of the most clever programmers I have had the pleasure of working with, all seem to have roots in this E-Baltic wifi prodigious nation.
Might be time for a visit, I am one hell of a paintballer - so I might fit right in at the next office party. Got a spare bed Jaanus?