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Sys-Con Australia: No Way Has Innovation in Open Source Reached Its Limit

Mar 22, 2006, 00:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeremy Geelan)

[ Thanks to Jason Greenwood for this link. ]

"'Linux is good at doing what other things already have done, but more cheaply--but can it do anything new?' That is the question asked by Steven Weber, a political scientist at the University of California at Berkeley, and author of 'The Success of Open Source' (Harvard University Press, 2004), in a 'Special Report' dated March 16 published in The Economist this week.

"Open source, Weber suggests, might have reached what he terms 'a self-limiting state...'"

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