Joyent buys TextDrive
- Less as a competitive advantage (small is beautiful -- also worth reading: the virtues of KISS)
- What happens when the time to develop a new application approaches zero? (This combined with the above items, and suddenly offshoring feels less of a panacea, doesn't it?)
- These and Intelligent Reaction leads to software as service (look here vs. here, here and here vs. here) and appliances done right
- Add Mr Moore in the datacenter combined with broadband adoption (it may be slowing in the US but Europe goes mad for it)
Europe's eGovernment Observatory boasts that Europe dominates global e-readiness. That's great news, however I'm missing the 37Signals, the Strongspaces and the Joyents of Europe. I want to see them here and now, in French, in German, in Dutch, in whatever language we enjoy in our diversity. I really do, seriously.