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Wout Perquin

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Re: Worse is worse Posted: Dec 29, 2003 3:42 PM
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Isaac Gouy

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Re: Worse is worse Posted: Dec 29, 2003 6:26 PM
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For a more detailed account:

Models of Software Acceptance: How Winners Win
Richard P. Gabriel
http://www.dreamsongs.com/NewFiles/AcceptanceModels.pdf

Senthoorkumaran Punniamoorthy

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Re: Worse is worse Posted: Dec 30, 2003 12:04 AM
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I think everyone should read this before criticizing "Worse is Better". Richard can't decide for himself and at the end he himself has said to decide for yourself. This is a link from his website

http://www.dreamsongs.com/WorseIsBetter.html

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Mark Johnson

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Sometimes worse is better Posted: Jan 6, 2004 8:48 PM
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http://www.shirky.com/writings/evolve.html

Colas Nahaboo

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Re: Worse is worse Posted: Jan 17, 2009 9:40 AM
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Actually, your article shows that ... worse is better, since the quick and dirty "worse" slogan "worse is better" won against "better" ones such as "better depends on your goodness metric"...

Joke notwithstanding, insightful post anyways.

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