As an Irish O’Reilly Blogger , I have mixed feelings around the controversy on the Web 2.0 name. The original story is here, about a Web 2.0 conference organised by friends of mine in Cork , Ireland.
The O’Reilly response is here. What is remarkable is the polarisation of opinion between the ‘O’Reilly is a big bad corporation’ and ‘O’Reilly is ok guy , just an honest mistake’.
My view probably leans towards the latter - while I’m no fan of lawyers, the fact that I’m here on the O’Reilly site, blogging about the controversy means that O’Reilly is still far from your average faceless corporate monolith.
Update (1): Latest from Cork here.
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