Choosing technology based on their incentives

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When choosing technology to work with, an important parameter is to be sure their objectives aligned with your own objectives:

I don’t depend on tech that’s not truly open source and non-profit, because otherwise I don’t trust that their long-term incentives are aligned with mine.

Derek Sivers

Does it really matter what the incentives are or what the objectives are?

This can be a great motivation for open source software. Could ti be that something similar works for open hardware ?

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