"But there is an interesting development on the political landscape: the Pirate Party is now the largest political party. It is leading in the polls, with 37% support – and the election is next year. The party's agenda has a focus on IT and supporting startups within the industry. If it returns even half of what the polls say, then the IT climate will change immeasurably."
Páll Ríkharðsson, programansvarig vid Háskólinn í Reykjavík, säger i Computer Weekly att Piratpartiets uppgång i opinionen skulle kunna bidra till en förbättrad attityd från alltinget gentemot it-utbildningar.