Internet

Linux Foundation takes one giant step forward with the AllSeen Alliance and the Internet of Things

If you read the technology press lately, odds are you already know about the launching of the AllSeen Alliance (a Google News search I just did...Read more

Doctor, your patient will see you now

The open source way for healthcare
If doctors can't be as accessible and transparent as the tablet or smartphone that lay in the hands of their patients, they can't expect to gain the...Read more

Clay Shirky on how the Internet will one day transform government

Government two way
Clay Shirky has done it again. In a fascinating TED Talk, Shirky examines the impact that collaboration tools developed for and by open source...Read more

Five major standards organizations speak out

open data standards
What's going on at the International Telecommunications Union ? Earlier this month, the IEEE , Internet Architecture Board ( IAB ), Internet...Read more

Why collective authorship is awesome for pop culture entertainment

lolcat
What do you think when hearing the term collective authorship? Wikipedia or open source software might first come to mind. These are collaboratively-...Read more

Mozilla measures interest in their open source projects using site metrics

wave graph
David Boswell has a couple of interesting posts ( here and here ) about how he is using metrics to measure how effective Mozilla is at attracting and...Read more

Is broadband a necessity or a nice to have?

Is broadband a necessity or a nice to have?
Last month, I attended the 5th Annual Leadership North Carolina Forum . The day was filled with amazing information and thought-provoking ideas for...Read more

Do you think broadband access is a nice to have or a necessity?

Is broadband a necessity or a nice to have?
Last month, I attended the 5th Annual Leadership North Carolina Forum . The day was filled with amazing information and thought-provoking ideas for the future. However, one session I attended kept me thinking.Read more