Open Source Opportunities for Cash-Strapped Startups
May 10, 2007, 13:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"More companies are using open source programs as they become
mainstream, but most still use proprietary software such as
Microsoft Office, said Guy Suter, a founder of BitLeap.
Proprietary, or closed, software does not give users access to the
programming language. The push for emerging technology companies to
use open source is pure economics."