Journal: News & Comment

Monday, July 07, 2003
# 7:21:00 PM:

Head them off at the pass

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Dave Winer, founder of UserLand Software and now a fellow at Harvard, has been in a big argument with the other developers of weblog tools, mostly about obscure technical stuff like syndication formats and programming interfaces. Many people find him hard to work with.

But he has a big fat good point about current blogging tool developers—they need to get together to prevent being devoured by Google or AOL, something that would inevitably be bad for webloggers all around, me included.


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