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· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · July
· · · · 12 (1 entry)

The Web’s the Place · I’ve been fol­low­ing some dis­cus­sions about the fu­ture of soft­ware ap­pli­ca­tion­s, and a phrase that came up in my din­ner with Robb Beal has been echo­ing in my mind. What it comes down to is this: if you want to de­vel­op soft­ware, you can build for the Web and/or Unix and/or OSS plat­form­s; or al­ter­na­tive­ly, you can be a share­crop­per. Your choice, but I think it’s an easy one. Espe­cial­ly since the users out there want you to do the right thing. (Up­dat­ed to fix a cou­ple of in­ac­cu­ra­cies. See here for de­tail­s.) ...
 
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