Stories by Dan Gillmor

Might is right in IT world

When I consider the big issues in the world of IT and policy, I invariably return to a single word: control.

Open-Source Under Fire

FRAMINGHAM (09/26/2003) - A little more than two years ago, a senior executive at Microsoft Corp. made an implicit threat against the open-source movement.

IT's monopoly addiction

Information technology folks must love monopolies. Otherwise, you wouldn't help create them.