“It’s clear that the future is social. Connections are key. …(snip)… Someday, perhaps, the world will have a truly Free and Open Source alternative to the walled gardens and open-only-in-API platforms that currently dominate our social landscape.”
Matt Mullenweg, WordPress founding developer, writing on his blog about his absorption of and support for BuddyPress, a social network tool built on top of WordPress that will roll out this year.

“It’s clear that the future is social. Connections are key. …(snip)… Someday, perhaps, the world will have a truly Free and Open Source alternative to the walled gardens and open-only-in-API platforms that currently dominate our social landscape.”
Matt Mullenweg, WordPress founding developer, writing on his blog about his absorption of and support for BuddyPress, a social network tool built on top of WordPress that will roll out this year.