Archive for December, 2006

Mitch kapors on


Mitch Kapor, former co-founder of Lotus Development, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), founder of the Open Source Applications Foundation (OSA Foundation / OSAF), has created co-created again:, which develops a firefox plug-in to share bookmarks. Why am I posting this? Advertisements

Nice show of what mashups based on a wiki could do. The IBM effort on standards and standardisation is impressive. Hopefully they stick to it and open all their software in the same way.

This interview is like a show case of how to use open source in business.  Some might say, yeah but that’s Google, they are special.  Well, read the interview, Chris DiBona’s comments and recommendations on open and closed source are relevant for all businesses and can be summarized to: use closed source, if the code […]