Surprising Science

Cloud computing shouldn’t be an either/or decision. We should definitely make use of the tremendous collaborative possibilities of the Web for some tasks but utilize "the awesome local, graphical power and computing power of a modern computer" for others.

Technology & Innovation

"They have no bearing on what I do," says Hansson of the software giant. But he admits there is something sad about no longer having an "evil empire" to rally against.

Technology & Innovation

Hansson merged Rails and Merb last year, and, despite initial "squabbles," the fruits of their cooperation—Rails 3—is on the verge of release.