Tag Archive: walled garden ecosystems

  • Open Bitcoin, Blockchain Technology, News, Op-Ed

    Keeping the Blockchain Open in the Shadow of Tech Giants

    Embrace, Extend, Extinguish. Sounds like the slogan from an evil comic-book organization like Hydra, or the League of Shadows. In reality, it’s the oft-cited business mantra of Microsoft, with regards to how they handle emerging competitors and open source technologies.  Also read: IMF leak Validates Crypto Adopter Concerns You’ll find it parroted most in the open source community, particularly when Microsoft pulls stunts like their recent “partnering” with canonical to implement an Ubuntu-like Posix environment

    · April 14, 2016 · 12:00 pm