Contributed by Wil Alambre over the course of March 21st…
Open Government Initiative
Canadian government launches the new Open Government initiative, which is comprised of open data, open information, and open dialogue. It includes a new requirement that all government departments must proactively release summaries of access to information requests.
The UBB Deception
Francois Caron has produce a video on usage-based billing (UBB), which does a nice job of explaining UBB and some of the reasons behind it.
The Last Sword Maker In Taiwan
Al Jazeera's Steve Chao travelled to the town of Cheding to meet the country's last professional sword-maker, who at 65, hopes to find a "worthy apprentice" to pass his legacy on to.
AT&T and T-Mobile
Does anyone think this will turn out to be a good thing for customers?
Marco Arment on the recently-added Quick Bar on the Twitter iPhone app.