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The internet is a better piece of software than Windows XP

I bet this will become a classic quote. David Weinberger rants on Steve Ballmer’s remarks that Open Source software is necessarily shoddier than software written in closed shops:

“There’s another proof that unmanaged, market-driven projects of some complexity can produce robust, innovative software: the Internet and Web themselves. What the hell, I’m going to out on a limb here and just blurt it out: The Internet is a better piece of software than Windows XP. ”

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