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Finance, and the fake innovation of today's Silicon Valley

Because that is what “data rentiership” means.

Startups cannot die Open Source

Do you know what lawyers tell startups that die, and why?

What killed decent jobs is NOT sophistication

“How did we decide that professors don’t deserve job security or a decent salary?”, he asked. Me: not by increasing sophistication, for sure.

Pepsi potatoes: a preview of IP-based serfdom

“Intellectual Property” does have some sort of place and role to play in a modern society. Hopefully not THIS one.

The good and the bad in China's "Open Source on hyperspeed"

Is the new Shanzai, and China digitization in general, really “Open Source on hyperspeed”? Not really. But there IS lots to learn from it.