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The inventor of blogging, podcasting, RSS and a bunch of other things has a post up about what's wrong with Wikipedia -- as he sees it -- and as usual the post says a whole lot more about Dave than it does about Wikipedia. Not that there aren't certain things about Wikipedia that could use…

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As anyone who has read this blog for awhile probably knows, I have been hard on Dave Winer occasionally (and I think with good reason, but I don't want to get into that right now). The fact remains, however, that Dave is a pretty smart guy when it comes to things like RSS -- let's…

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In a recent post -- entitled "Why Facebook sucks" -- Dave Winer slams the social network for being too closed, and for "getting in between me and my address book," as he puts it. Not surprisingly, this has sparked a series of posts, including one from Randy Holloway entitled (you had to know this was…

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So Dave Winer thinks Techmeme has become a "cesspool," as he puts it. Why? He says it's because of the Techmeme leaderboard, and how it's encouraging people to say all kinds of things in an attempt to game the system. But I think Dave is just pissed that a certain person he doesn't name --…

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I guess it wouldn't be a weekend without some kind of pissing match or emotional upheaval in the schoolyard blogosphere, and the current candidate is a high-profile sparring exercise involving Jason "Mahalo" Calacanis and Dave "I invented RSS" Winer. In a nutshell, Jason got up at Chris Pirillo's Gnomedex conference and talked a lot about…

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