Arik Hesseldahl

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IBM Acquires England’s Butterfly Software

IBM said today it will acquire Butterfly Software, a small software company based in Maidenhead, England, that specializes in storage and data migration. Butterfly will be integrated into IBM’s Software Group. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. It is IBM’s seventh acquisition this year.


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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work