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OSNews: The Paradox of Choice: Round Three

Sep 24, 2004, 04:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Christian Paratschek)

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"After reading Adam Scheinberg's original article 'The Paradox of Choice; and Kevin Russo's response, I want to add my personal comments to this discussion. I will quote Adam and Russo several times and pick up their arguments.

"The first point I want to talk about, and my main point is: software choices, standards and the difference between them. Adam writes: 'the same community that argues for choice seems to stand behind consolidation and standards.' He argues that standards are also some kind of 'removal of choice.' I think, Adam's argument is flawed here..."

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