OpenSource App Store...hmmmm

Maximum PC's David Murphy writes a compelling article about the need for an OpenSource answer to the Apple/Google/RIM/every other smart phone Application Store.  The idea has merit and may already be in the works...Where might you look for something that lets you install software on linux more easily....Some of the idea's I think he is missing is the possibility to let people pay through the site for the Projects Model....I am thinking Donations, Purchased Support, or out right charging for some applications.... Check out the article and let us know what you think....

Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.