Michael Pusateri says it better than I ever could. I just found it a bit odd that all the weblogs.com sites were shut down without even the smallest of notices on the high-traffic home page of the man who shut them down; it’s a page that’s been used as a bully pulpit for so many other things, but I guess this was a decision that didn’t need the extra public scrutiny. Alas, scrutiny has arrived.


Breaking News: Dave Winer, inventor of the syndication format known as RSS and former-proprietor of Userland software, shut down close to 3000 weblogs this week after releasing a statement noting that the financial burden of hosting these free web…

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