mattwnz: I recommend people read the new steve jobs book. You get a totally new perspective on him..
Ragnor: Read up on the PROTECT IP / E-PARASITE law making it's way through the US system at the moment and tell me later whether you are still optimistic about the future.
PS re the smartphone OS patent issues, I give it 12 months to calm down so the 3 big boys can move forward.
Try Vultr using this link and get us both some credit:
paulmilbank: Pity android is open source and didnt patent the notification bar. Could have used that now IOS 5 is out.