Over at CPILive.net they have a great interview with Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth. It is definitely worth a read.
From the interview:
What are you most passionate about in your work?
Tidal waves. I’m fascinated by things that sweep through society and then change everything that they touch in different ways. The Internet itself was the first big tidal wave that I could actually witness. I guess I also saw desktop computing as a kid, but I didn’t really have much of a perspective on it. But watching the Internet sweep through society, changing the way my mother worked, changing the way businesses worked, changing the way people designed products and so on, has been amazing. I wanted a project there that was right on the cutting edge of it.
You can find the full text here: