ZDNet: Is Open Source the Way Back for U.S. Manufacturing?

“The assumption that the U.S. leads because of Intellectual
Property, and thus that the developing world mainly benefits from
open source, may need some re-evaluating.

“There are a growing number of areas where the U.S. is falling
behind. Manufacturing, for one. And this week I took two interviews
about how open source may help us come back…”