It is personal

That would be the user generated content conference in February 2009 in California. I will be speaking at the conference and I am looking forward to it. I am surrounded by user generated content: open source software in the software space, wikipedia, flickr and creative commons, ThinkBig,  just to name a few. I am looking … Continue reading It is personal

Multicolr Fun

Every once in a while we get an email from someone who has played with our lab technologies and built something fun and exciting. Last month I received an email from my good friend Patrick and since then it has been sitting in my inbox begging for attention! I am such a delinquent when it … Continue reading Multicolr Fun


That’s the Toronto Technology Party we are planning! In Toronto, on Tuesday Monday December 16 15. Of course this is a last minute thing, but we are used to it; we bring you DemoCamp, Mesh and all sorts of Toronto geek gatherings so we are used to putting our heads together and getting things done. … Continue reading HoHoTo


From business week: “For anyone who hasn’t been paying attention to the software industry lately, I have some bad news. The open-source business model is broken.” Well to some extent that’s true but open source has brought incredible innovation and collaboration in the software industry … it just needs a bit of fixing. Continue reading OpenSource