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The industry loses a third giant, why the GPL hurts FL/OSS, and Steve Jobs goes to the movies.
One of the earliest language pioneers, John McCarthy, passed last week. Elsewhere, one developer admits he's using the GPL to force companies to pay him, and the creator of the "West Wing" is on the short list to write the film version of Steve Jobs' life.
The iPod, iTunes, iPhone, and Apple Store have all shaped commerce.
Reflections on Steve Jobs' commercial legacy. Also, Robert Scoble interviews eBay's CEO John Donahoe, who promises not to compete with their customers. (Commerce Weekly is produced as part of a partnership between O'Reilly and PayPal.)
The return of Knuth, the departure of Jobs and Schmidt, and the disappearance of address space.
In the latest Developer Week in Review: Donald Knuth's fabled volume of programming lore is coming, Jobs and Schmidt depart their posts, and the IPv4 pool is running dry.