Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 22nd May 2009 13:58 UTC, submitted by shaneco
GNU, GPL, Open Source Keith Curtis worked at Microsoft for 11 years, coding on Windows, Office, and at Microsoft's research department, before leaving the Redmond giant. Call it a revelation, call it giving in to the devil's temptations, but he's now a complete open source and Linux advocate, and in his new book, "After the Software Wars", he explains why open source will prevail against Microsoft's proprietary model.
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RE[3]: It sounds strange to me
by asgard on Sat 23rd May 2009 06:24 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: It sounds strange to me"
asgard
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He didn't say that IP doesn't have any value, he said that in capitalism it doesn't have any. And it's true - that's why the pure capitalism is patched with IP rights.

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