Poll

On Twitter, do you follow or listen?

Something caught my attention in this story by Phil Shapiro . It was something he said in the video presentation he made--as he was describing what Twitter is and what people use it for, he made the argument that the term followers should be changed to listeners . This is where my brain started racing.
Do you use Creative Commons licenses?

Creative Commons provides a set of copyright licenses and tools "that give everyone from individual creators to large companies and institutions a simple, standardized way to keep their copyright while allowing certain uses of their work." The idea is to make sharing on the Internet more straightforward and understandable, so people do it more.
Do you use Creative Commons licenses?

Creative Commons provides a set of copyright licenses and tools "that give everyone from individual...
Forks and spoons, Open Office and Libre Office

When Oracle gained control of OpenOffice , the project forked, and LibreOffice was born.
Do you use open source hardware?

I was at the Palmetto Open Source Conference (POSSCON) a few weeks ago and one of the best exhibits was from SparkFun , an electronics company that sells open source hardware, offers classes, and provides online educational tutorials. A massive collection of electronic gadgets drew me to their booth. Which got me thinking...
Do you use open source hardware?

I was at the Palmetto Open Source Conference (POSSCON) a few weeks ago and one of the best exhibits...
How far should openness extend?

Selling the idea of open data seems straightforward. If taxpayers paid for it, a government should...
How far should openness extend?

Selling the idea of open data seems straightforward. If taxpayers paid for it, a government should share it. But there have to be exceptions for National Security and privacy.