thearchitectureofparticipation (ThoughtStorms)

ManageAbility comments on OpenSource/ParadigmShift here :

He thinks that open-source is really GroupForming software. Good languages and architectures are extensible, encourage add-ons, and the add-ons create a NetworkEffect with LockIn. Calls it "The Architecture Of Participation".

Ughh ... I suppose this is becoming a big point in favour of JavaLanguage. (See ProgrammingLanguagePlatformWar)

TimOReilly at a conference : http://jeremy.zawodny.com/blog/archives/002766.html


More general issue :


JavaLanguage good at it :http://www.manageability.org/blog/archive/20030404%23does_your_language_support_communities/view


Compare JonUdell : http://weblog.infoworld.com/udell/2005/03/30.html#a1205


EricGamma on reusability : compare http://www.artima.com/lejava/articles/reuse.html compare ShearingLayers


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