Be careful declaring a product category as “done”
JUNE 30, 2011
In 2004, there was a general sense that web-based mapping was "done." And then Google Maps erupted on the scene, and demonstrated that not only was mapping not done, it really had only begun. But then how do you explain Google Docs? Tireless and timeless software commentator Dave Winer recently declared that "web browsers are done. Feature complete."