Ward Cunningham Moves On
I did wonder whether Microsoft would really grok Ward Cunningham, now it seems they didn't understand what they had:
Microsoft Corp. has lost one of its high-profile hires to an open-source consortium. Mike Milinkovich, executive director of the Eclipse Foundation, announced on Monday that Ward Cunningham is leaving Microsoft to join the staff of the open-source tool consortium.
Found via recently rediscovered Sam Gentile