JoelSpolsky talks about this strategy for PlatformWars here : http://www.joelonsoftware.com/articles/StrategyLetterV.html

(More PlatformWars/Logic)

TimOReilly's definition of "open source" : OpenSource/ParadigmShift

RossMayfield on commoditizing software :

: though is an option (or any right) really a kind of IntellectualProperty?