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Friday, October 14, 2005

O'Reilly: What Is Web 2.0

I think I got to this page about Web 2.0 somehow from surfing from Steve Matthew's linkblog VLLB Links:

What Is Web 2.0 by Tim O'Reilly -- Defining just what Web 2.0 means (the term was first coined at a conference brainstorming session between O'Reilly and MediaLive International, which also spawned the Web 2.0 Conference), still engenders much disagreement. Some decry it as a meaningless marketing buzzword, while others have accepted it as the new conventional wisdom. Tim O'Reilly attempts to clarify just what we meant by Web 2.0, digging into what it means to view the Web as a platform and which applications fall squarely under its purview, and which do not.

Convenient blog-bite provided by the O'Reilly website itself. Great idea!


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