When is Half a Loaf Enough for Open Source?
Dec 05, 2007, 02:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)
"The last month has seen several attempts to give open source
advocates half of what they have been asking for:
- "Apple will offer a software development kit for the iPhone but
the design will remain proprietary.
- "Verizon will let other phones on its network but will still
control which ones.
- "Sun has made Java open source but still controls its