Archive for January, 2015

Noel Taylor: A Scholar and a Gentleman.

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

I gave my friend Noel Taylor (yes, the noted William Howard Taft scholar) a book as a New Year’s gift. This was his response. When you first presented me with “President Taft Is Stuck in the Bath” by Mac Barnett, I delighted over what I assumed would be a scholarly and well researched work that […]

New York State Senate bill offers tax credit for open source development expenses.

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

An interesting bill was just introduced in the New York State Senate: open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S161-2015 AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to providing a tax credit to individuals for up to two hundred dollars of expenses related to the development and posting of an open source or free license program … It’s good that […]