Open source software making inroads in academic administration (yay!).
Gary Turner will leave MSFT to serve as MD (“Paging Dr. Turner”?) at Xero. Fond memories, and best wishes from a compatriot in the Transitions Department!
And speaking of long-ago tech comrades, Marc Canter is leaving the Bay and moving to Ohio, where he’ll be working to put his ahead-of-the-curve visions into play for Cleveland and environs. The article ends by quoting Marc: “I don’t think they have any idea [what’s about to hit them].” I’ll bet that’s right.