[FoRK] Ning, a social app construction set

Lucas Gonze lgonze
Tue Oct 4 16:08:11 PDT 2005

mattj at newsblip.com wrote:

> Quoting Jim Whitehead <ejw at soe.ucsc.edu>:
>> The main flaw, that I can see, is that any really successful business 
>>  using Ning might feel uncomfortable with Ning having so much control 
>>  over their fate.
> Very interesting!
> Another possible flaw (for some) is that the terms allow anyone to 
> freely (and
> easily) clone your code and use it as the basis of another project.  
> But if
> that doesn't bother you, it sounds intriguing.

The answer to these two issues is related: one possible premium service 
is the ability to keep your code private.

(*I am not speaking for 24HL!*)

- Lucas

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