bruce eckel

Google as Pirates?

July 12, 2009

Bruce Eckel, one of my favorite book authors, has a thinly disguised anti‐Microsoft screed titled “The Cathedral and the Pirate” with Google Chrome OS used as a bludgeon. Apparently, Microsoft is a cathedral and Google is the pirate which can run rings around the cathedral — oops, mixed metaphor — galleons. Eckel also compares Microsoft […]

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