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  1. Trends in corporate open source engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Red Hat Magazine

    In 1998, I was part of SGI when we started moving to open source and open standards, after having been a long-time proprietary company. Since then, other companies also have moved rapidly to working with open source, and the use and adoption of open source technologies has skyrocketed over the past few years.

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  2. Nicholas Carr says tech 'utopia is creepy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Network World

    The controversial author of 'IT Doesn't Matter' is back with a new book in which he picks apart the optimism propagated by Silicon Valley. Fully automated, self-driving cars are likely decades away from being a reality, says Nicholas Carr, the author whose books about technology and culture seek to curb the heady enthusiasm regarding the digitalization of everything.

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  3. Mellanox Demonstrates Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct at Flash Memory SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Freshnews

    The Solution Demonstrates the Performance Boost Achieved When Running Storage Spaces Direct with Servers Equipped with NVMe Cards and Connected over 100Gb Ethernet MellanoxA Technologies, Ltd. , a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that the company will be showcasing a new Windows Server 2016 Storage Spaces Direct Demo at the Samsung Booth No. 307, at this week's Flash Memory Summit.

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  4. The Peter Principle: Why Thiel's GOP convention speech will be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Re/code

    But Thiel is a cut above even that, carving out a persona over the last two decades that has marched to a very different drummer from pretty much everyone else and one not in tune with anyone in power here now. So, tonight when he speaks at the Republican convention - where he has a prominent speaking slot - the idea that Thiel is speaking for Silicon Valley as its ultimate insider, who represents the community's think-outside-the-box, long-live-Ayn-Rand, be-anything-do-anything, pivot-pivot-pivot mentality, is all wrong.

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  5. Four short links: 4 July 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | O'Reilly Radar

    Why Google Stores Billions of Lines of Code in a Single Repository -- At Google, we have found, with some investment, the monolithic model of source management can scale successfully to a codebase with more than one billion files, 35 million commits, and thousands of users around the globe. Technology and Business As If People Matter -- this reminds me of Tim's Web 2.0 observation, that there were a bunch of things swirling around new businesses that made them interesting and different from what had come before.

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  6. What's wrong with the web, and do we need to fix it?Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    More than 20 years after the first web server started bringing the internet into our lives, a recent conference in San Francisco brought together some of its creators to discuss its future. The general tone of the conference is probably best summed up by the Electronic Frontiers Foundation's Cory Doctorow: "In the last twenty years, we've managed to nearly ruin one of the most functional distributed systems ever created: today's Web."

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  7. What is a browser?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Aurora Era-Banner

    From Sir Tim Berners-Lee's WorldWideWeb, to Google Chrome - CBR explains what the software application does and the history behind it. Commonly known as a browser, a web browser is a software application for retrieving, showing and traversing the World Wide Web.

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  8. First Monday special issue: "A Decade of Web 2.0: Reflections, Critical Perspectives, and Beyond"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Michaelzimmer.org

    I am extremely happy to announce the publication of "A Decade of Web 2.0: Reflections, Critical Perspectives, and Beyond" , a special issue of First Monday that I was privileged to co-edit with Dr. Anna L. Hoffmann . We are particularly indebted to our external reviewers who, through a double-blind review process, shaped this special issue in important ways.

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  9. Top 10 highest-paid CEOsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    This undated file photo provided by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals shows company CEO Leonard Schleifer. Schleifer was one of the highest-paid CEOs for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.

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  10. What can you do with open data?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Red Hat Magazine

    Play a word association game and the word "open" will almost surely be followed by "source." And open source is certainly an important force for preserving user freedoms and access to computing.

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  11. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  12. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  13. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  14. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  15. A Unicorn Is the Last Thing This Web 2.0 Survivor WantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | Wired

    Gina Bianchini knows what it's like to helm an ailing unicorn. She's done it, and she's learned some crucial lessons-the hard way.

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  16. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  17. The Internet Lost in TranslationRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2005 | Ashley Richards' Diary

    Tonight I went to the BayChi presentation on Web 2.0. The panelist/presentors were Stewart Butterfield from Flickr , David Sifry from Technorati , Paul Rodemacher from HousingMaps , and Thomas Vander Wal from Personal Infocloud . The topics of tags and tagging came up since Flickr and Technorati use them.

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  18. Changing the government mindsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Squamish Chief

    If you are not familiar with Tim O'Reilly, he may be someone worth looking into. He popularized the term Web 2.0 and helped rebrand "free software" to "open source."

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  19. Lessons Learned After Shutting My Startup, Following A Six-Year StruggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Smashing Magazine

    On 12 January 2015, Getwear , an integrated custom jeans company, processed its last order. After that, the company shut down.

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  20. Google exec: Share your genetic info, live much longerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | SFGate

    Bill Maris of Google Ventures is interviewed by John Battelle, Tuesday October 18, 2011, in front of a crowd at the Web2.0 Summit in San Francisco, Calif. Bill Maris of Google Ventures is interviewed by John Battelle, Tuesday October 18, 2011, in front of a crowd at the Web2.0 Summit in San Francisco, Calif.

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