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Open source: The antidote for "too big to fail"

Open source: The antidote for "too big to fail"
If you look at the evolution of the IT landscape over the past 30 years, you see two distinct trends: the continued growth of the IT dinosaurs (...Read more

The importance of Google Dart

The importance of Google Dart
Google is making its Dart system open source . This is very important, not just for open source. Dart is a structured language for web programming...Read more

Poll: Google, Motorola, and patents

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Do you think Google is buying Motorola for their patent portfolio?

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Platform wars: software patents in a new light

Platform wars: software patents in a new light
I recently wrote about the $4.5 billion auction for Nortel's portfolio of 6,000 patents that went to a consortium that included Apple, Microsoft, and...Read more

Is your filter bubble transparent?

"There is no standard Google anymore," says Eli Pariser in a recent TED talk . And he's right. Try it. Google the same thing as the person sitting...Read more

A few words about Google Health

Google Health was doomed from the start. It was based on a legal fallacy and a technical one.Read more

Will Google+ get your +1?

I can't bring myself to write a headline that involves the words "Google+," "Facebook killer" and a leading question mark. But that's no doubt what...Read more