Archive for October, 2005
Great post from Tim O’Reilly on the web2.0 investment bubble….
Â» Innovation 2.0: Why Web 2.0 companies might have to flip to avoid being flopped | Between the Lines | ZDNet.com
food for thought……..
Check out this presentation – some great data points.
(btw, I always guessed Tim had Irish blood…)
Ian Kennedy of Yahoo has a great summary on Tim’s article, as well as the “web2.0 company acid test”
* Services, not packaged software, with cost-effective scalability
* Control over unique, hard-to-recreate data sources that get richer as more people use them
* Trusting users as co-developers
* Harnessing collective intelligence
* Leveraging the long tail through customer self-service
* Software above the level of a single device
* Lightweight user interfaces, development models, AND business models