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CNET News: GPL 3.0: A Bonfire of the Vanities?

Mar 09, 2006, 23:30 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jonathan Zuck)

"I often find myself comparing the strife and pathos of the information technology industry to Greek and Shakespearean tragedies. Yet, the current debate on GPL 3.0 has me thinking back to my high school European history class.

"In the late 15th century, the Renaissance was at its height and Florence was at its center. Under the patronage of the Medici family, 'humanist' scholars were fueling an explosion in new works of art, science and philosophy..."

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