Remember Aaron Swartz


Dave Winer, Scripting News

There’s an interesting subtext to this. Aaron is the brightest 13 year old I’ve ever met on the Internet. It’s not just bit smarts, he marshalls power very well and is persistent. Eventually you come around to his way of thinking, or he comes around to yours. These are the essential ingredients in good technology. We’re looking for the right answer, not to be proven right, or to prove the other guy wrong.