...in the mid-term run, since they don't allow us to pull feeds from the streams. Command and Control to the level they get stiff. Wonder what CSI's Gil Grissom will find when examining the corpse: Murder or Suicide?
Wondering: Why are 20c mindsets of Command and Control governing the 21c businesses in a world in Chaordic Change with an increasing number of Collaborating Free Spirits?
"Data is the New Intel Inside", yes. And Open Syndication of Data is what made the final success of the UN Data extracted to be understandable through Gapminder.org.
"Information wants to be free" /EFF ...
Knowledge and wisdom should also be liberated all the way. And trapping it and not letting users being able to take it with them wherever they go is shooting yourself in the foot and digging your own grave. http:// was 20c, rss is 21c. And a bunch of other Open Formats - http://www.dataportability.org. The Syntactic Website is dead - Long Live the Semantic Web!