Entries by tom

In Plain English

I have recently discovered a site called CommonCraft which has been trying to explain some of the newer web technologies “in plain english”. Three of the most popular are: wikis, RSS and social networking. It is very cool to see some people trying to help promote and educate about web 2.0.

Pay Attention

This is a long video (7:41) – and moves a little slow, but the point is great and the same thing applies to us with our readers, viewers and consumers. We have to engage them in the way they want to be engaged – are we willing to take the news and information we have […]

Long Tail – the movie

This is a sarcasm piece put out on YouTube which pokes fun at big media. The clip: Day of the Long Tail. My favorite part is the last quote “The audience is up to something.” That just sums it up perfectly. This is very similar to the epic 2015 piece which was put out a […]

What Is Web 2.0

This is a great little article explaining Web 2.0. O’Reilly put it out and it even has links to the conference we attended. My favorite part is in the middle where it tells you in Web 1.0 the big dog was doubleclick, but in Web 2.0 it is Google Ad Sense. It goes down a […]

Startups to watch

OK – there are so many lists like this, it is nauseating sometimes. But what I like about this one is one of the details they have the company give us, business model. This is cool – now we can look at the different type of businesses and what they think that can make money […]