IT World: Deborah Estrin wants to open source your life, literally

You may not have heard about Dr. Deborah Estrin, a computer science professor and open source advocate, but she is on a mission to bring open source quite literally to the cellular level. But before we explain why, we need to put her work in the current context.

She is one of six professors of the latest academic disruption experiment that goes by the name of Cornell Tech. And she is taking open source techniques to a startup called Open mHealth that she began two years ago.

You can read my piece here on IT World about this remarkable woman.


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