PLAY NICE OR I’LL TAKE MY STANDARDS AND GO HOME

“If there turns out to be a problem, the silver lining is that it would force coordination amongst aggregator developers. I would love to build that system. But these ideas all cost money and require developers to play nice.”

Dave Winer, on the problem of blog-reading software overloading websites, Wired News, 30 April 2004

I’M FEELING LUCKY

“Do not be surprised if we place smaller bets in areas that seem very speculative or even strange.”

Google cofounder Larry Page, on his plan to take shareholders’ money and run R&D projects, SEC.gov, 29 April 2004