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Forbes: Has Open Source Become A Marketing Slogan?

Aug 26, 2005, 14:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Daniel Lyons)

"VA Software describes itself on its Web site as sitting 'at the center of the open source technology revolution.' Seems to make sense. After all, the company operates SourceForge.net, a site where developers collaborate on open source projects. It also runs Web sites, like Slashdot and NewsForge, where the anti-Microsoft crowd rails against the evils of proprietary, closed source software.

"So there's no way that VA Software would have anything to do with software that wasn't free and open source, right...?"

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