the differenceWith JavaOne Tokyo and the Microsoft launches, there is a lot going on in November already.
One thing is for sure, adaptors are proprietary:
this includes you, Sun, and your iWay fiasco...
And what is the deal with Gates flying around getting all upset that people can access things to do on the Internet:
Unless he is talking about .Net, he needs to stay on message regarding B2C v. B2B focus. B2C is something for the media companies, while MSFT is a software company. I can rationalize the move to Live, but cannot understand the obsession with Google. Ray Ozzie is not on my level, if advertising revenue is his model:
Charge for transactions, Ray, businesses will pay. There is only one way to be looking at the future of software, and one of the key steps is found here:
more to come on this issue...