Fri, 29 Aug 2003 14:56:36 GMT

Discover: Built-In Spam. Steven Johnson. Software designers are quietly integrating commercial transactions into ordinary applications. Before too long your spreadsheet may start selling you stock tips, and for the low, low price of $1.50, your word processor might offer to clean up that last paragraph you wrote. [Tomalak's Realm]

Gack, one more reason for open source software.