Dave Winer

Dave Winer
Dave Winer
Blogging and RSS Software Pioneer; Editor, Scripting News Weblog

DAVE WINER is the founder of UserLand Software. Dave is co-developer of FrontierManila and Radio UserLand. He has pioneered several Internet standards in distributed computing, including SOAP,XML-RPCRSS and OPML. He is the editor of the pioneering Scripting News weblog and a former fellow at the Berkman Center for the Internet & Society at Harvard Law School. 

A software industry veteran, Winer also produced award-winning commercial software products at Living Videotext which merged with Symantec in 1987. He was a contributing editor at Wired in the mid-90s and in 1997 and was chosen as a Seybold Fellow for his pioneering work in Web-based publishing systems.

In 2001 he was honored with the top award by Wired Magazine for his work on SOAP.

He is @davewiner on Twitter.