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  • Getting Schooled In Design

    Innovation requires imagination. Henry Ford once said, “If I’d asked my customers what they wanted, they’d have said a faster…

  • Open-Source Software: Who Needs Intellectual Property?

    The Foundation for Economic Education publishes a journal called ‘The Freeman: Ideas on Liberty’. They published this article in January: Open-Source Software: Who Needs Intellectual Property? by Michele Boldrin and David K. Levine

  • Open Source delivers on promise to rising 3rd grader

    I am proud to be a member of the open source community. I am especially proud when I can use open source to do something really unexpected, like getting my daughter all excited about doing something just a little bit batty, making a promise of success, and then, delivering on that promise, in spades.

  • Pro-competition, not Anti-business

    I started to respond to David Richards (the CEO of CentricCRM) comment to the thread I started last week, but that thread has generated a number of sub-threads which I think are better addressed separately. (You can be the judge as to whether this thread separation is a good idea or not.) Thus, I gave…

  • Will The Real Open Source CRM Please Stand Up?

    Dana Blankenhorn’s story How far can open source CRM get? has finally pushed me to respond to the many people…

  • Open Source Event – LugRadio Live 2007

    I received a request over the weekend to promote this year’s LugRadio Live. Last year’s conference line-up looked pretty great,…