24.3.06

In other news...

Lest you think I'm doing nothing but conference stuff, I'm not. Bloglines keeps me informed, no matter where I am (not sure if that's a good thing or not). Anyway, I read this today:Wired News: How France Is Saving Civilization. It's about France's lawsuit against Apple re: proprietary software (in this case, iTunes). The possibility of this
It's early days yet, and this may be premature, but Apple may become the Microsoft of the digital entertainment era.
scares me.

I think of Google and their "do no evil" mantra (yeah, right, like Google desktop isn't evil). I think of beta v. vhs. Etc.

Sorry, Apple. I'm with France on this one.

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