Web 2.0 Expo NY News & Coverage

Web 2.0 Expo New York
News & Coverage

What to Do About Cloud Lock-In?

by Michael Eggebrecht  Nov. 27, 2009
"These aren't clouds, they're bubbles," asserted Hughes-Croucher at the Web 2.0 Expo earlier this month. At the New York conference, he gave a presentation on the subject with Carlos Bueno, a user interface specialist for Yahoo Mail, who summed up the issue... read more

Me on Barely Digital

by Howard Greenstein  Dec. 08, 2009
My old friend, Obama Girl model Amber Lee Ettinger, included me in her Barely Digital coverage of Web 2.0 expo. Yeah, that's me about 40 seconds in... read more

Web 2.0 NYC 2009- Looking Back

by Ernest Lilley  Nov. 22, 2009
We spent a few days at O'Reilly Media's Web 2.0 in NYC last week, hitting some speaker sessions that interested us, catching a keynote or two, and walking the show floor chatting up booth folks... read more

Interviews From Web 2.0 Expo 2009 [Video]

by Dan Patterson  Dec. 08, 2009
My day job is as a manager for ABC News Radio. I'm in charge of platform development policy, web strategy, and content integration. Occasionally I also conduct interviews with political and technology thought leaders. During the 2009 Web 2.0 Expo in New York I had the privilege of sitting down… read more

KeyWifi soft launch next Tuesday

by Peter Verkooijen   Dec. 02, 2009
Adam Black will introduce his wifi sharing service KeyWifi next Tuesday at Web2NewYork. Others have tried similar services years ago, but Black contends the time is now right: 'Dot-socialism is the best way of making money in the future.' read more

Web 2.0 Expo LIVE On Twitter

[Huffington Post]
Nov. 17, 2009
Watch the Web 2.0 Expo live through our curated Twitter lists. Do you know a tweeter who's perfect for one of these lists?... read more

Web 2.0 Meets Gov 2.0: Hacking Human Behavior within a City, FourSquare, MoMo #13, and AR DevCamp

by Tish Shute  Dec. 02, 2009
The picture above, "Having an iphone has completely changed the way I poop," is a slide from Gentry Underwood's workshop at Web 2.0 Expo, NYC, "Social Interaction Design a Primer."... read more

Tweeting Behind Your Back: What You Can't See Might Hurt You

by Catherine Ventura  Nov. 30, 2009
That's what happened at Web 2.0 Expo, a recent three day conference in New York that brought together some of the best minds in digital media. One of the more interesting speakers, Danah Boyd, was being "tweet-slapped" so mercilessly during her talk... read more

Anil Dash creates Expert Labs to connect government policymakers with citizen-expert networks

by Mark Drapeau  Nov. 18, 2009
Earlier this afternoon at the Web 2.0 Expo, techie Anil Dash announced the creation of Expert Labs, which will work to connect government policymakers with science and technology experts from the public... read more

Moving from Dial Tone to DM

by Lauren McKay  Nov. 28, 2009
Web 2.0 Expo '09: Keynote speaker Chris Brogan converses with attendees on the art listening and what really to do on Twitter, aka the Serendipity Engine... read more

5 Ways to Fail

by Lauren McKay  Nov. 28, 2009
Web 2.0 Expo '09: Panel of 2.0 entrepreneurs hash out the most common routes to failure, paths to recovery, and acceptance of "I Can Has Failure."... read more

Spectacle at Web2.0 Expo... from my perspective

by danah boyd  Nov. 24, 2009
bravo for turning your disaster into a valuable experience and discussion. as for the public twitter stream - I was in the audience at other Web 2.0 expo keynotes, and I also found it very distracting - the same reason I don't like the ... read more

Digg Founder And President Advise Entrepreneurs To Do It Themselves

[Huffington Post]
by Neal Rodriguez  Nov. 20, 2009
I filmed Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson discussing new and concept features on which the company is working. They included some tips on how start-ups can execute a solid web marketing campaign speaking before the Web 2.0 Expo... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Kristina Halvorson: Content First

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Nov. 30, 2009
The first talk I attended at the Web 2.0 Expo was Content First: Why Content Strategy Will Save the Web” by Kristina Halvorson, of http://www.braintraffic.com. She is author of Content Strategy For The Web. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo in New York

by Michael Reynolds  Nov. 30, 2009
A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York. My session went very well and we got excellent feedback but I also had a wonderful time attending the other presentations and learning from the other ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY, Lessons Learned

[CRM Magazine Blog]
by Lauren McKay  Nov. 20, 2009
Stamer, who presented Tuesday morning on "Surviving and Thriving in a Web 2.0 World" met his wife two years ago at the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. The German citizen soon thereafter relocated to San Francisco and the two have, ... read more

Jeff Jarvis: BuzzMachine: Beta World ...

[Tiburon-TV ]
by Viktoria  Nov. 26, 2009
In his interview with Tiburon-TV's Viktoria at Web 2.0 Expo New York, he introduces the customer-centered approach: "When we create a product, the sooner in our process we can bring in our costumers, the better. ... read more

Company Slideshow From Our Web 2.0 Expo 2009 Booth

[AlertSite Blog]
by Ken Godskind  Nov. 25, 2009
Now that Web 2.0 Expo 2009 is over, and we're back into our normal routine at the office, I'll be sharing some of our thoughts on how the show went, and launching our Web 2.0 Expo coverage on the blog. We have podcast interviews with ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Some thoughts

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Nov. 25, 2009
I enjoyed this year's Web 2.0 Expo more than I thought I would. I was concerned that it might be a repetition of last year's. Fortunately I was wrong. Some of the speakers were the same, but (from what I could see) they offered new ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Harshtags, Twecklers and the Silence of the Death Star

by Michelle Riggen-Ransom  Nov. 20, 2009
This past week, I was at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City. Since we launched BatchBlue Software just over three years ago, I've been to quite a few conferences. In tandem with the growth of our company has been the rise of social media... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: 5 keynotes and 5 points

by Allan Hoffman  Nov. 17, 2009
I'm here at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City, where the conference organizers have decided to present five keynotes, back-to-back, in the span of something like an hour-and-a-half... read more

Blue Fountain Media Singled Out By Web 2.0 Expo New York for ...

by Jon  Nov. 23, 2009
Thousands of Internet Industry leaders and social media experts descended on New York City's Javits Center last week for the Web 2.0 Expo. With the theme of the Expo being “The Power of Less,” Blue Fountain Media was the one company ... read more

Technical Blog - SmartLogic Solutions

by Yair Flicker  Nov. 23, 2009
Web 2.0 Expo kicked off with Ignite NYC on Monday (11/16) night. We're a big fan of Ignite talks (having created the websites for Ignites in Baltimore, DC, Annapolis and RailsConf) so it was exciting to check out Ignite in the Big Apple ... read more

Leadtail one of the 100 most innovative search engines

by Charles Knight  Nov. 24, 2009
Leadtail, the world's first online advertising search engine, announced today that it was chosen to be included by Charles Knight of AltSearchEngines as one of "100 Search Engines in 100 Minutes" in his well-received presentation given at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City Wednesday November 18th... read more

Code for America hopes to give dot-gov some cache

by Jeffery Smith   Nov. 24, 2009
Coming out of last week's Web 2.0 Expo in New York City, the industry buzz was focused on the usual - cloud computing, social networking, and what to do with the latest Google innovation... read more

Chris Brogan Interview

by Andrea Vascellari  Nov. 24, 2009
At the Web 2.0 Expo New York I found few minutes to record this video with Chris (@chrisbrogan). He is such a nice person with a big heart and a great experience that tells a lot about how they work at New Marketing Labs... read more

Web 2.0 EXPO 2009 Hightlights

by Debbie  Nov. 23, 2009
I love conferences - doesn't matter if I'm attending, speaking, or mingling - I've never met a conference I didn't like. Often times I don't even fully... read more

Debbie's Insights on Social Media: The Mating of Tim O'Reilly, Washington DC and Gov 2.0; Anil Dash and ExpertLabs

by Debbie Weil  Nov. 20, 2009
New York, NY Had a two-minute conversation with Tim O'Reilly yesterday, standing in one of the wide, wide hallways of the Javits Center where O'Reilly and TechWeb's Web 2.0 Expo took place this week... read more

FanSnap named to "100 Search Engines" List

by Charles Knight  Nov. 23, 2009
FanSnap, the live event ticket search engine for fans, today announced that it was named to AltSearchEngines' "100 Search Engines in 100 Minutes" at the Web 2.0 Expo New York 2009... read more

Santa Cruz taps social media, citizens to help fix city budget

by Jeffery Smith   Nov. 23, 2009
"We were doing everything just to keep the lights on," Peter Koht, Economic Development Coordinator for the City of Santa Cruz, said last week during an interview at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City. The city was understaffed, without a budget and needed help in properly conveying to… read more

Will it be a winner-take-all market for the cloud?

by Zack Urlocker  Nov. 20, 2009
The question O'Reilly raises is what happens when a vendor that's dominant in one space decides to leverage that power to take over an adjacent market. And will that limit customers' choice?... read more

100 Alternative Search Engines in 100 Minutes

by Charles Knight  Nov. 20, 2009
Well, we did it. Last night at the Web2.0 Expo we reviewed 100 of my favorite alternative search engines in 100 minutes! If you couldn't attend the talk, here is where you can get a copy of the updated list... read more

Two "Must See" Presentations From Web 2.0 Expo

[Six Pixels of Separation]
by Mitch Joel  Nov. 22, 2009
This past week was the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City. It was a great event. I was fortunate enough to have attended on both Wednesday and Thursday (I presented some new content at the unconference part of the... read more

Web 2.0 Expo – 10 favorite presentations you want to share with ...

by Aneta Hall  Nov. 21, 2009
I think those who were there would agree that the quality of Web 2.0 Expo presentations this year was exceptional. One problem we all had was choosing which one to go to. While I tried to cover it all I managed to miss quite a few. ... read more

What wowed the crowd at Web 2.0 Expo

[CNN Money.com]
by Philip Elmer-DeWitt  Nov. 21, 2009
The man behind #swineflu and #HowBlackAreYou was the hit this year's New York webfest... read more

What do I do with Google Wave?

[International Business Times]
by Isabel Goncalves  Nov. 18, 2009
"Google wave is the most exciting web application created...ever, ever!" Trapani said enthusiastically as she came onstage at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York... read more

Sony Ericsson unveils Cross-platform development environment for Android & Symbian

[The H]
Nov. 20, 2009
At this year's Web 2.0 EXPO in New York, Sony Ericsson announced the availability of a beta version of its new cross-platform WebSDK development environment for Android and Symbian... read more

Sony Ericsson releases cross-platform app tool

by David Meyer  Nov. 20, 2009
The SDK, which is based on the open-source PhoneGap tool for JavaScript development, was announced on Wednesday at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York. Two phones can be addressed through the SDK... read more

When will India have its own 'Expert Labs' ?

by Sandeep Gautam  Nov. 20, 2009
Two days back, at the Web2.0 expo, a respected blogging pioneer and six-apart founder, Anil Dash announced to the world the launch of 'Expert Labs' - a not-for-profit technology incubator, that will focus on providing value to the US government and any start-ups that are focusing on government projects by… read more

Crowdsourcing Social Networks to Inform Public Policy

by Eliot Van Buskirk  Nov. 18, 2009
Six Apart co-founder Anil Dash plans to reinvent the way the government listens to its citizens. We're not talking about wiretapping. Rather, he wants to solicit expert opinions on scientific matters through a new social network belonging to the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Expert Labs... read more

White House Deputy CTO Beth Noveck Wants MORE LOBBYISTS!!

by Mark Drapeau  Nov. 20, 2009
"We want to make sure that everybody has the opportunity to advise government," Deputy Federal CTO Beth Noveck remarked while being interviewed yesterday morning by tech publisher Tim O'Reilly at the latter's Web 2.0 Expo in Manhattan... read more

Web 2.0 NEW YORK

by Carlo Demarchis  Nov. 19, 2009
I intentionally waited some hours before writing about the Web 2.0 NYC conference so that I will only remember what really reached my inner senses and intrigued me... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Noveck Cites Open Gov Challenges

[InformationWeek ]
by J. Nicholas Hoover  Nov. 20, 2009
The deputy CTO for open government sees progress, but acknowledges push back and resource constraints on the path to transparency... read more

Data expert to feds: Open wide-or fail

by Doug Beizer  Nov. 19, 2009
Efforts by government agencies at all levels to be transparent and share information should focus more on making the data accessible than on creating applications that display the information, a data mapping expert said today in New York at the Web 2.0 Expo... read more

Digg's Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson give 5 tips for entrepreneurs

[International Business Times]
by Isabel Goncalves  Nov. 19, 2009
Digg founder, Kevin Rose and CEO, Jay Adelson offered some of their tips and advice on how entrepreneurs can set up a successful company online. Talking at the web 2.0 expo in New York on Tuesday, the duo said that Digg has grown so much since it first started in… read more

Google touts real-time RSS transplant

[The Register]
by Matthew Graven  Nov. 20, 2009
Web 2.0 NY Google is trumpeting a new messaging protocol it insists on calling PubSubHubbub. Brett Slatkin - a software engineer on Google's App Engine team - demonstrated the protocol this week at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York... read more

New York City Council Urges FCC, Congress to Adopt Net Neutrality Standards

by Lora Bentley   Nov. 19, 2009
On the heels of Tuesday's net neutrality debate during the Web 2.0 Expo in New York City, the New York City Council is also poised to discuss the Federal Communications Commission's six principles for net neutrality... read more

Web 2.0 Expo – Day 3

by Jeanne Boyarsky  Nov. 20, 2009
Down Home Country Coding With Scott Selikoff and Jeanne Boyarsky - Java/J2EE Software Development and Technology Discussion Blog... read more

My Google Wave Web 2.0 Expo Keynote Video

by Gina Trapani  Nov. 19, 2009
Web 2.0 Expo talk O'Reilly has posted the video of my 15-minute keynote speech at Web 2.0 Expo this week, entitled “Making Sense of Google Wave.” There were over 2000 people seated in the audience, and I was nervous... read more

A digest of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut ...

by NYConvergence  Nov. 19, 2009
Star-Ledger guest columnist Allan Hoffman presents his thoughts on the this year's Web 2.0 Expo New York, noting that despite the current poor economic climate, his overall impression of show was positive with lots of startups and eager... read more

Digg, Google Wave Seize Spotlight at Web 2.0 Expo

[eWeek.com News]
by Clint Boulton  Nov. 19, 2009
NEW YORK The Web 2.0 Expo was not quite the news-frenzy that its San Francisco-based brother Web 2.0 Summit was this year. But the show's creator and high-tech publishing guru Tim O'Reilly provided some zing Nov. 17 by arguing that arms races between Google and Apple as well as Facebook… read more

Web 2.0 Expo Blog

by Kaitlin Pike  Nov. 19, 2009
Thank Web 2.0 Expo co-chair Brady Forrest (@brady) if you enjoyed the soundtrack to the conference keynotes. Besides the numerous tweets from the audience requesting song titles, we noticed a few of you tapping your toes and... read more

Better Government? Here's An Idea

[Information Week]
by J. Nicholas Hoover  Nov. 19, 2009
Social media pioneer Anil Dash has left his position as a top executive at blogging company Six Apart to found Expert Labs, a non-profit aimed at crowdsourcing expertise to help government make better policy decisions. Dash announced the new venture in New York at Web 2.0 Expo... read more

Startup pros' pep talk low on reality

by Allan Hoffman  Nov. 19, 2009
Sometimes, it seems like the world of web startups is an alternate universe. That was the case at this weeks Web 2.0 Expo at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, which is wrapping up today... read more

Web 2.0 Expo Keynote

by Brian Ahier  Nov. 19, 2009
But he didn't explain how Microsoft would do this. O'Reilly used the blog post as a precursor to his Tuesday keynote at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York. He closed with the admonition, "As you build services, do what you do best, ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo – Day 1 & 2

by Jeanne Boyarsky  Nov. 19, 2009
Web 2.0 Expo attendees get an invite which comes with 10 invites. First 10 people to ask me for one get them. I know I look forward to playing with it. Beyond Facebook and Twitter – Anil Dash described a few lessons learned of Web 2.0 ... read more

Live In New York: Web 2.0 Expo

[IT Professionals]
by Lockergnome  Nov. 18, 2009
The Web 2.0 Expo is happening right now in New York. You can watch selected sessions streamed live from Web 2.0 Expo New York plus additional off-stage interviews and demos! Highlights from today's schedule include: ... read more

Google Wave (Not) For Dummies

[Wall St. Journal]
by Andrew LaVallee  Nov. 18, 2009
Google Wave is a powerful, exciting, versatile tool, but you're not alone if you can't get your head around what it does, said Gina Trapani, the former editor of Gawker Media blog Lifehacker... read more

How to defend against social-media brand thieves

by Doug Beizer  Nov. 18, 2009
Government agencies should consider using the same strategies that businesses employ to use social media to communicate and interact with the public, a Web marketing expert said today at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York... read more

Dot-com thinking for D.C.: Expert Labs debuts

by Caroline McCarthy  Nov. 18, 2009
Former Six Apart executive and well-read blogger Anil Dash has a new gig: he announced at the Web 2.0 Expo here on Wednesday that he will be the director of Expert Labs, a new nonprofit that will take the dot-com incubator model and apply it to new digital tools for… read more

O'Reilly: The Web is at war, and it's making me sad

by Caroline McCarthy  Nov. 17, 2009
Web pioneer and conference honcho Tim O'Reilly warned the audience at the Web 2.0 Expo here on Tuesday afternoon that he thinks "we're headed into another ugly time." Namely, everybody is just being really nasty to each other. And it makes his hippie soul hurt... read more

Expert Labs: Can an Outside Incubator Turn Government Tech-Savvy?

by Marshall Kirkpatrick  Nov. 18, 2009
Long-time blogger and tech executive Anil Dash announced today at the Web 2.0 Expo New York that he's leaving publishing software company SixApart and will head a new technology incubator called Expert Labs... read more

10 Thoughts on the Web 2.0 Expo

by Mandy Boyle  Nov. 18, 2009
Attending the Web 2.0 Expo and interacting with others there made me think about something concerning the communications/media/advertising/PR/social media industry. You don't have to become cut throat in order to survive. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Day One

by Michelle Riggen-Ransom  Nov. 18, 2009
I thought I'd share some quicklights from yesterday's sessions at Web 2.0 Expo. I started at Kristina Halvorson's “Content First: Why Content Strategy Will Save the Web” (view her presentation here), where she talked about how crucially ... read more

Why Tim O'Reilly Sees Microsoft as a Proponent of the Open Web

[eWeek.com News]
by Clint Boulton  Nov. 18, 2009
At his Web 2.0 Expo Nov. 17, Tim O'Reilly predicted that Microsoft will emerge as a leading proponent of the open Web, despite the company's tradition for fostering its own proprietary operating systems and development languages. O'Reilly said Microsoft's recent deals to index Twitter tweets and leverage Wolfram Alpha's APIs… read more

Earth Aid and SetJam Selected as People's Choice Winners of First-Time Launch Pad Competition at Web 2.0 Expo New York

[PR Newswire]
by TechWeb  Nov. 18, 2009
Five Finalists Selected to Present On Stage and Receive Real Time Feedback from Audience SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 18 - O'Reilly Media, Inc. and TechWeb, co-producers of Web 2.0 Expo, Web 2.0 Summit and Gov 2.0 Summit, today announced the People's Choice winners of the Launch Pad program at Web 2.0… read more

Internet Evolution - Editor's Blog - Rude Tweeters Take Over Web ...

[Web 2.0 Expo news (via Google blog search)]
by Nicole Ferraro  Nov. 17, 2009
NEW YORK -- Web 2.0 Expo -- Here at the Javits Center in New York City, several industry innovators have come out to take the stage at the Web 2.0 Expo. But some are having a hard time keeping the audience's attention. The culprit? ... read more

Just An Online Minute... More Power of Less At The Web 2.0 Expo

by Kelly Samardak  Nov. 17, 2009
It is beautiful outside in the NYC, people! The air feels (feels, not is) clean, the birds are singing, the squirrels are chittering and stealing each other's nuts, and the sun is a perfectly warm ball of fire heating the road squalor just below stinkbomb level. This is my favorite… read more

O'Reilly: Ugly times ahead for the Internet

by Stuart Miles  Nov. 17, 2009
Web visionary, Tim O'Reilly, has suggested that we could be heading into an "ugly time" on the Internet possibly mirroring the browser wars of the nineties. Talking at the Web 2.0 expo in New York, O'Reilly warned that a number of moves by big organisations like Apple, Google, Facebook and… read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Search Goes Social

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Nov. 17, 2009
The classic Internet search model, where users type in a query and are confronted with page upon page of links ranked by someone else's idea of relevance, is giving way to a more efficient paradigm in which results are informed by who the searcher is, who his or her friends… read more

A tale of two Diggs

by Caroline McCarthy  Nov. 18, 2009
You had two options if you wanted to hang out with Digg founder Kevin Rose at the Web 2.0 Expo conference this week: head over to the lobby bar of the trendy Standard Hotel on Monday night, where Digg was picking up the tab for several dozen of the city's… read more

Tim O'Reilly - Keynote - Web 2.0 Expo New York '09

by Andrea Vascellari  Nov. 17, 2009
Tim O'Reilly - Keynote - Web 2.0 Expo New York '09. read more

Web 2.0 Expo: O'Reilly Warns Of Web War

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Nov. 18, 2009
The Web, which began life as an open community where information and tools were freely shared across geographic, political, and social boundaries, is in danger of becoming segmented into a federation of closed camps led by a handful of increasingly powerful vendors, said Internet pundit Tim O'Reilly... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: APIs Build Web Presence

[InformationWeek ]
by Paul McDougall  Nov. 17, 2009
To maximize sales, Web merchants need to create an Internet footprint that goes beyond the home page and extends to all parts of the Web where their customers congregate. The best way to get there, said experts at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York, is through application programming interfaces,… read more

O'Reilly: The Web is at war and it's making me sad

[CNET.com News]
Nov. 17, 2009
In his regular keynote at the Web 2.0 Expo, Tim O'Reilly made sure to set off the punditocracy by insisting that the "war of the Web" is heating up again. Wait, you mean it ever cooled off? read more

Public sector innovation to be on display at Web 2.0 Expo

by staff  Nov. 17, 2009
The conference also promises to take the current economic downturn to refocus the public and private sector services delivery model on “what matters.” In a recent article, Web 2.0 Expo co-chairs, Jennifer Pahlka and Brady Forrest said: ... read more

Pet Rescue Barbie: NYC Day Two - Web 2.0 Expo Bootcamp

by Lisa  Nov. 16, 2009
NYC Day Two - Web 2.0 Expo Bootcamp. I had forgotten how crazy conferences can be! We registered to attend a bootcamp today, Communilytics: Applied Community Analytics presented by Alistair Croll of Bitcurrent and Sean Power of Watching ... read more

The War For the Web

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Tim O'Reilly  Nov. 16, 2009
On Friday, my latest tweet was automatically posted to my Facebook news feed, as always. But this time, Tom Scoville noticed a difference: the link in the posting was no longer active. It turns out that a lot of other people had noticed this too. Mashable wrote about the problem… read more

Live in New York: Web 2.0 Expo - The Power of Less

[O'Reilly News]
by O'Reilly Media  Nov. 16, 2009
The Web 2.0 Expo is happening right now in New York. You can watch selected sessions streamed live from Web 2.0 Expo New York plus additional off-stage interviews and demos! The morning schedule includes: Designing Social Websites Part I Real-Time Marketing: Operationalizing The Use of Social Media Simple is Hard The… read more

Ignite NYC on 11/16: Gov 2.0, Body Hacks, and Hi-Tech Craft - O ...

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Brady Forrest  Nov. 15, 2009
The Web 2.0 Expo starts tomorrow, 11/16, in NYC. We're kicking off the conference with an Ignite featuring 14 great speakers. The event is at the New World Stages. I'll be co-hosting with Ignite NYC organizer Tikva Morowati... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: The Power Of Less

[Information Week ]
by Thomas Claburn  Nov. 13, 2009
Next week's Web 2.0 Expo will explore business opportunity and innovation in a time of uncertainty... read more

The Power Of Less

by Jennifer Pahlka and Brady Forrest  Nov. 05, 2009
Minimalist design has been in vogue for decades. But when did we become enamored of the stripped-down business practice? When did business really start to leverage the power of less?... read more

Web 2.0 Expo Blog: Smorgasbord of Networking ...

[Web 2.0 Expo news ]
by Kaitlin Pike  Nov. 11, 2009
Ignite NYC is back once again at the New World Stages for Web 2.0 Expo New York 2009! If you had five minutes on stage what would you say? Find out at Ignite NYC our kick-off event for Web 2.0 Expo New York, where we'll showcase fast... read more

News Release: Dozens of Product Launches and Announcements Planned for Web 2.0 Expo New York

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Maureen Jennings  Nov. 10, 2009
Next-generation Web conference features exclusive exhibitor announcements SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 9 - O’Reilly Media, Inc. and TechWeb today preview several breaking announcements that will be made at the upcoming Web 2.0 Expo New York. Web 2.0 Expos are the leading global gatherings of developers, designers, marketers, and business professionals building… read more

News Release: Web 2.0 Expo New York Announces 2009 Keynotes and ...

[Web 2.0 Expo news (via Google blog search)]
by Jackie Hadley, Communications Associate  Oct. 21, 2009
Sebastopol, CA, October 20, 2009 — Today Web 2.0 Expo New York announced this year's keynotes and new program elements. O'Reilly Media, Inc. and TechWeb, co-producers of Web 2.0 Expo and Web 2.0 Summit, welcome a lineup of distinguished ... read more

Nicholas in Trouble, Web 2.0 and Beyond

by Eugene Schwartz  Nov. 11, 2008
The applications and the potentials are almost dizzying in their siren calls and challenges as well as in their practical and entertaining benefits. I saw this in full force at the three day O'Reilly Web 2.0 conference at the Javitz Center in September.... read more

BBC News: Seeking the next net generation

[BBC News]
by Ian Hardy  Oct. 10, 2008
With an increasing number of businesses embracing Web 2.0 technologies, Ian Hardy met a webmaster hoping to turn his website idea into a revenue stream. Graham Steele traveled from Australia to the Web 2.0 Expo in New York to find out about changing trends on the net.... read more

Day 3 of Web 2.0 Expo.

by Jamie Sanford  Oct. 13, 2008
Morning keynotes (see the video of Arianna Huffington and Tim O’Reilly below, other keynote videos available on the Web 2.0 Expo website); Micro-Interactions: How Brands Can Influence Consumer Behavior in a 2.0 World with David Armano ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Museum 2.1

by Bob Kosovsky  Oct. 12, 2008
Now that I've finished summarizing the sessions I attended, I'll mention one social/networking aspect of the Web 2.0 Expo. There were plenty of opportunities for networking and socializing, from the various lunch venues and the waiting ... read more

Thousands Flock to Web 2.0 Expo

by Matthew Schwartz   Oct. 08, 2008
Attending the recent Web 2.0 Expo in New York was like living in a parallel universe. Even before the recent implosion on Wall Street, there were growing rumblings that the Web was starting to decelerate because of a squeeze on VC expenditures and a tightening of marketing and advertising budgets.... read more

Interview with Xignite CEO Founder Stephane Dubois (Video)

by Alana Taylor  Oct. 08, 2008
Among the hundreds of companies and social platforms debuting at Web 2.0 Expo NY last week was Xignite, a new financial web service. Xignite’s platform lets financial sites show global delayed stock data in their applications and ... read more

Web 2.0: Ifbyphone Makes Phone Mashups As Easy As A Web Page

[InformationWeek ]
by Serdar Yegulalp  Sep. 17, 2008
So far the award for Single Coolest Thing Done With Open Source at the Web 2.0 show has to go to Ifbyphone. These folks have used open source to make custom telephony applications as easy as designing a Web page. Easier, even.... read more

The New York Times: A New Kind of Venture Capitalist Makes Small Bets on Young Firms

[The New York Times]
by Claire Cain Miller  Sep. 22, 2008
Claire Cain Miller writes about Union Square Ventures at Web 2.0 Expo NY: From the day he founded Etsy in 2005, Rob Kalin refused to raise money from venture capital firms to expand his company, which hoped to bring the sale of handmade crafts from small local fairs to the… read more

Newsweek: Talking to Tim O'Reilly

by Brian Braiker  Sep. 24, 2008
Brian Braiker talks to Tim O'Reilly about the future of Web 2.0 I spoke with Web 2.0 phrase-coiner, publishing magnate and open source activist Tim O'Reilly at his very own Web 2.0 Expo last week. Check it out. ... read more

The Deal.com: Tim O'Reilly urges Web 2.0 firms to solve real-world problems

[The Deal.com]
by Mary Kathleen Flynn  Sep. 23, 2008
Mary Kathleen Flynn interviews Tim O'Reilly at Web 2.0 Expo NY: “How can we use this technology to solve real-world problems?,” ponders Tim O'Reilly, who coined the term Web 2.0 four years ago when he hosted a San Francisco conference on the topic. “There’s been a lot of focus on silly consumer… read more

Web 2.0 Does New York

[The Seybold Report ]
by The Seybold Report   Oct. 03, 2008
Perhaps it was the conference's New York debut, Wall Street's woes, the forthcoming election or the maturation of Web 2.0, but the recent Web Expo 2.0 presented by O'Reilly Media and TechWeb seemed more focused on sober realities than giddy imaginings. While new ideas abounded, many attendees probably left the… read more

Why nobody's immune from the crunch

by Bobby Johnson  Sep. 30, 2008
Let's think positive here, and picture the credit crunch as a correction for bad ideas. As Tim O'Reilly said, when your business makes applications that simulate beer drinking via an iPhone, perhaps it's time to ask whether you're working on the right things.... read more

LiveWorld Helps Global Corporations Be “Social” (Video)

by Alana Taylor  Oct. 02, 2008
Of all the companies and social platforms that showcased at Web 2.0 Expo NY, LiveWorld was definitely one of my favorites. Why? Because they were the only service that could explain that they understand how social media functioned and ... read more

Day 3 of Web 2.0 Expo: Tim O’Reilly and Arianna Huffington

by Jamie Sanford  Oct. 02, 2008
Here's the first keynote from Friday, a discussion between Tim O'Reilly and Arianna Huffington. I really find her so entertaining and she’s clearly very smart as well. She discussed the success of The Huffington Post as well as responds ... read more

Day 2 of Web 2.0 Expo.

by Jamie Sanford  Oct. 02, 2008
Presentations I saw on Day 2:. Making Sense of Rich Internet Applications with Ryan Stewart of Adobe; Best-kept Secrets to Search Engine Optimization Success: the Art and the Science with Stephan Spencer of Netconcepts; The Seduction of ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: Gary Vaynerchuk (Wine Library), Building Personal ...

by Christopher Dessi  Sep. 27, 2008
The best public speaking I have ever seen. Ever. (Warning: the video contains some foul language) read more

TechSet Loves New York

by briansolis  Sep. 30, 2008
Web 2.0 Expo New York was an incredible and highly educational experience. Aside from our current economic woes, the Web 2.0 landscape showed no signs of weakness or slowing. The ideas and vision shared during that week only ... read more

Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 Expo SF 2008

by Mark Jensen  Sep. 30, 2008
This is very good introduction to Clay Shirky's thoughts on the “cognitive surplus” that is currently killing television, but stimulating the user-generated web:. I especially like his thoughts on Desperate Housewives - that it's ... read more

eBay @ Web 2.0 Expo New York

by Delyn Simons  Sep. 30, 2008
The eBay Developers Program gang is freshly back from Web 2.0 Expo New York last week, showing off the eBay and PayPal platforms to web developers and designers. Check out InformationWeek and VentureBeat for what our fearless leader, ... read more

Gritty Entrepreneurs: Jigsaw, a Profitable Web 2.0 Venture

by Bernard Lunn  Sep. 29, 2008
To kick off our new Gritty Entrepreneurs interview series, at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York we sat down with Jim Fowler, the Founder and CEO of Jigsaw, a business information and networking service that we noted in our recent review was ... read more

Keynote da Web 2.0 Expo New York - Day 3

by Luca Conti  Sep. 19, 2008
Some Web 2.0 Expo NY coverage for our Italian speaking friends: Terza e ultima giornata al Web 2.0 Expo di New York e gli organizzatori ci tengono gi a precisare che il prossimo autunno si terr per certo la seconda edizione.... Un programma intenso e qualche problema alla rete hanno impedito… read more

Is Your Company Ready for Web 2.0?

[Mequoda Daily]
by Amanda MacArthur  Sep. 19, 2008
Can you really master Web 2.0 if you havent gotten the fundamentals of Web 1.0? Here are 6 steps picked up at the Web 2.0 Expo this week in NYC that will help bring your brand up to par before Web 3.0 approaches. Check out the links at the bottom… read more

Web 2.0 Expo East Coast Inaugural

by Maria Esteves  Sep. 24, 2008
Web 2.0 Expo "Web Analytics 2.0: Rethinking Decision Making in a 2.0 World" Media & Marketing conference presented by author/consultant/founder Avinash Kaushik, "Web Analytics An Hour a Day," Google, Inc., Market Motive, Inc., commenced on Wednesday, September 17, 1:20 PM. Kaushik successful presentation was standing room only. Kaushik brilliantly demonstrated… read more

Discussion with Tony Byrne on enterprise social software

[The Content Wrangler Community]
by David Hobbs  Sep. 17, 2008
Tony Byrne of CMS Watch spoke with me today at Web 2.0 NYC about enterprise social software. CMS Watch recently released the Enterprise Social Software Report 2008, and Tony presented on enterprise social software today at Interop which is also happening at Javits Center (turns out Fashion Week is also… read more

Tim O'Reilly: Work on Stuff That Matters

[The Content Wrangler Community]
by David Hobbs  Sep. 18, 2008
he Peace Corps Volunteer in me really enjoyed Tim O'Reilly's keynote entitled "Web Meets World" just now at Web 2.0 Expo in NYC. Tim listed a variety of current world issues, including the financial crisis (particularly poignant here in New York) that we all know and some lessor-known facts such… read more

World Bank launches api.worldbank.org

[The Content Wrangler Community]
by David Hobbs  Sep. 18, 2008
The folks from the World Bank brought stickers to New York (plastered everywhere now at Web 2.0 Expo) proclaiming the launch of their new API: api.worldbank.org. The organization has a lot of high value information on development economics (such as GDP and population), much of which has now been unleashed… read more

Why Dell.com (was) More Enterprise 2.0 Than Dell IdeaStorm

[Web 2.0 Expo news (via Google blogsearch)]
by Tim O'Reilly  Sep. 29, 2008
In my keynote last week at Web 2.0 Expo New York, I made the comment that, cool as Dell Ideastorm is, the fundamental supply-chain approach behind dell.com is actually a better example of how Web 2.0 applies to the enterprise. ... read more

News from the Web 2.0 Expo: new public channels and avatar contest

by Francesca  Sep. 29, 2008
Dixero @ web 2.0 expo nyc Great news from our last trip to US. We met some of you, chat a little, did some presentation and even if exhibiting at the Web 2.0 is a bit tiring, each time we hear about you talking about your Dixero and ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: SEO for Web Development Presentation

by Niyaz  Sep. 27, 2008
Here are answers to the questions asked online after the session: How important is XHTML and 508 conformance to search engine optimization For folks who might not know, XHTML is one of several standard formats for creating websites, ... read more

iLike Makes Music Happen at Web 2.0 Expo NY

[Web 2.0 Expo news (via Google blogsearch)]
by Jackie Peters  Sep. 27, 2008
The Disruption in the Music Industry session at Web 2.0 Expo NY was one I wanted to make sure I attended. I have a keen interest in the way that the social web is effecting the music industry. Brothers, and iLike founders Ali Partovi ... read more

EVENT: Web 2.0 Expo 2008

by Leora  Sep. 25, 2008
From 4-6 pm on Sept 17 Web 2.0 Expo had a Booth Crawl that we participated in. We served up ice cold beers to our techie friends while showing them how to use KickApps. And although we don’t condone drinking and widgetizing, ... read more

Some key take-aways from Web 2.0 Expo

[The Content Wrangler Community]
by David Hobbs  Sep. 19, 2008
The Web 2.0 Expo in NYC is wrapping up. Aside from the points I raised in earlier blog posts, here are some the main things I am taking away:... read more

Video: Get Satisfaction's Lane Becker on Web 2.0-style customer service

[The Deal]
by Mary Kathleen Flynn  Sep. 25, 2008
At least one startup is using Web 2.0 technology to do something more ambitious than tossing virtual sheep: Get Satisfaction uses social networking to provide customer service to companies. "We help companies lower the costs associated with customer service while also fostering more engaged, more satisfied customers by using social… read more

Fred Wilson's Timeline of NY's (Not) 'Silicon Alley'

by Dorian Benkoil  Sep. 18, 2008
Union Square Ventures Fred Wilson took a trip down memory lane for the media-tech community in New York at the Web 2.0 Expo at the Javits Center. He promised that video will be available, but in the meantime, here are some rough notes on the timeline he showed a packed… read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Designing for the Internet(s) of the Future with ...

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Sep. 26, 2008
18 at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York had one of the best speakers: Genevieve Bell, who works for Intel. Though it might have eschewed the technical, the talk was fabulous for opening our eyes to other peoples and cultures that use the ... read more

Hi5: Popular Overseas, Now Making Plans to Win Over US (Video)

by Alana Taylor  Sep. 25, 2008
Last week, Web 2.0 Expo NY brought out a lot of different companies and social networking platforms to debut their latest endeavors, and among the big players this year was the very popular site, Hi5. Very popular, that is, ... read more

Fake Steve Job's Tips For Web Success

by Joe Caponi  Sep. 22, 2008
It started out as an attempt to stay relevant in a fast-moving business. It wound up being a Web sensation its own creator couldn't control. At Web 2.0 Expo in New York on Friday, journalist Dan Lyons told the tale of the creation of The Secret Diary of Steve Jobs,… read more

Web 2.0 Expo 2008: It's All About You

by Eileen Mullan   Sep. 23, 2008
From September 16th-19th, the Web 2.0 Expo took to the floors of the Javits Convention Center in New York City. With over 100 exhibitor booths and sessions ranging in topic from media and marketing to a multitude of workplace applications, the opportunities attendees had to learn and socialize were abundant.… read more

When will Web 2.0 translate well for the IT world?

[CNET.com News]
by Charles Cooper  Sep. 24, 2008
Who would have thought look and feel would ever become important to the enterprise? But the decades-long push--maybe we can trace it back to the Macintosh--to make it easier for regular human beings to work with technology has infiltrated the thinking of the high priests of IT. Up to a… read more

'Google Moderator' tool takes on lecture-hall chaos

[CNET.com News]
by Caroline McCarthy   Sep. 25, 2008
When I was at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York last week, many of the panelists and speakers invited the audience to ask them questions by submitting Twitter messages. A Google engineer named Taliver Heath has gone one step further by creating Google Moderator, an application that lets the… read more

Publishing Lessons from Web 2.0 Expo

by Liza Daly  Sep. 26, 2008
Last week I was in New York for the city's first Web 2.0 Expo. I was a member of the program committee and one of our goals was to make it a uniquely New York event. This meant a real focus on measurable outcomes and integrating Web 2.0 ... read more

Chinwag: All about Digital Mission to Web 2.0 Expo New York

[Web 2.0 Expo]
by Maureen Jennings, Conferences Publicist  Sep. 26, 2008
The UK's Digital Mission to the US centered around Web 2.0 Expo New York. Read their enthusiastic reports here. read more

10 High Order Bits from the Web 2.0 Expo in NY

by Kris Jordan  Sep. 25, 2008
10. Your Web App: Give it a REST. David Heinemier Hansson's session about making Ruby on Rails RESTful cast this battle as an epic one between the REST Rebels and the Imperial WS-* Death Star. It's going to be a tough fight but you know ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Me and We, and Seduction

by David Wertheimer  Sep. 25, 2008
Barry Libert's "We and Me" presentation at Web 2.0 was certainly enthusiastic. In reviewing my notes, I'm noticing that if you combine his concepts with Chris Fahey's session on seduction, you've really got something. ... read more

Top Web 2.0 Expo Keynote Videos: Genevieve Bell (Intel) and the ...

[The Bamboo Raft]
by Aaron Kim   Sep. 25, 2008
Genevieve Bell is not your typical energized keynote speaker, but she's got a great message, and a great sense of humour. With great international experience, she shows that the flat world is overrated. The Internet may not be what you ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo New York: I heart New York

by Delyn Simons  Sep. 25, 2008
eBay booth at Web 2.0 Expo New York Let me start off this much delayed post by coming clean. It had been since September 1998 since I had last been in New York City. A full decade. Tragic really. And it was for Fall Internet World 1998. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY feedback: My wish list for a perfect conference

[The Bamboo Raft]
by Aaron Kim  Sep. 24, 2008
The Web 2.0 Expo in New York I attended last week was a great event overall. Like everything else in the world, there are always things to be improved, but the quality of speakers, the networking opportunities and the parallel events ... read more

Mike Troiano on BlogTalkRadio at the Web 2.0 Expo

by Nathan Burke  Sep. 23, 2008
Last week while at the Web 2.0 Expo, our CEO, Mike Troiano was interviewed on BlogTalkRadio. To listen to the interview, simply click play below. read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: It's Not Information Overload. It's Filter Failure.

by Joe Lichtenberg  Sep. 25, 2008
We were down in NYC last week attending, exhibiting, and speaking at the O'Reilly Web 2.0 Expo. My major impression of the week is summed up in the title of this post, which was also the title of Clay Shirky's keynote presentation ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: SEO for Web Development Presentation

by Jan Drick  Sep. 24, 2008
I would like to thank everyone for taking the time to check out my session at Web 2.0 Expo here in New York City. I've included a link to my slides below, along with answers to all the questions that were posted that I did not get a ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: Jay Adelson (digg), Organizing Chaos: The Growth ...

by Expo Properties  Sep. 25, 2008
Organizing Chaos: The Growth of Collaborative Filters. Duration : 0:9:4. Technorati Tags: media, oreilly, techweb, web2expo, web2expony. read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Customer Service is the New Marketing

by Ryan Moede   Sep. 24, 2008
Lane Becker of Get Satisfaction delivered one of the best talks at this year's Web 2.0 Expo in New York. (You can check out my full recap of the conference here.) His talk, Customer Service is the New Marketing, has important insights ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo Take Aways - Analytics and PR

by Kevin Kennedy  Sep. 24, 2008
The Web2.0 Expo in New York City was a great event and kudos go out to the Web2.0 Expo organizer chairs Brady Forrest and Jennifer Pahlka and their entire staff that helped make such a successful event. It was extremely well organized, ... read more

Tim O'reilly at the Web 2.0 Expo

[SnapDragon Consultants]
by Daniel Luxemburg  Sep. 24, 2008
Here's his talk, entitled "Web Meets World." It's mostly about how cutting edge development is starting to incorporate things like sensors, turning the collective intelligence of the internet into more than just the sum of users. ... read more

O'Reilly Web 2.0 Expo Berlin (after experiencing New York one)

by Jure Cuhalev  Sep. 24, 2008
While killing time on my flight to the next event, I started thinking about what could O'Reilly Web 2.0 Expo Berlin mean for the attendees. Web 2.0 Expo 2007. Image by Laughing Squid via Flickr. What I discovered at this NY event is ... read more

Popular Science: Web 2.0 Expo NY

[Popular Science]
by Abby Seiff and Paul Adams  Sep. 24, 2008
Several articles by Abby Seiff and Paul Adams covering Web 2.0 Expo NY: This week everyone’s at the Web 2.0 Expo at New York City’s Javits Center. Abby reported on a technology that makes your computer talk to you; I met a couple of brothers who were at the show to… read more

eWeek.com News: Web 2.0 in Pictures: Scenes from the Web 2.0 Expo New York 2008

[eWeek.com News]
by Jackie Hadley, Communications Associate  Sep. 23, 2008
The Web 2.0 Expo, co-produced by TechWeb and O'Reilly Media, is a conference and tradeshow for the rapidly growing ranks of designers and developers, product managers, entrepreneurs, VCs, marketers and business strategists who are building the next-generation Web. Web 2.0 Expo features the most innovative and successful Internet industry figures… read more

Paul Dunay: Web 2.0 Expo: Cool Stuff Seen on the Floor of the Show

[MarketingProfs Daily Fix ]
by Paul Dunay  Sep. 23, 2008
Here are a few companies in alphabetical order I thought had shown some real promise at the Web 2.0 Expo. Ascentium – A model for the agency of the future. I spoke to the CMO, Romi Mahajan who explained Ascentium's go-to-market strategy ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY Videos

[Alex Designs Blog]
by alexdesigns  Sep. 23, 2008
I was in town attending the Web 2.0 Expo at the Javits Center, NY. Janetti Chon and the TechWeb and O'Reilly Media teams put on a great event. I was very impressed by the speakers and overall size of the conference. ... read more

Web 2.0 NYC presentation Understanding the Basics of Personal Data ...

by Daniela Barbosa  Sep. 23, 2008
Last week at the Web 2.0 Expo New York, Chris Saad and i presented a session titled "Understanding the Basics of Personal Data: Vendors, Users, and You". It was a great honor to be able to speak in a session at Web 2.0 expo in New York ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Clay Shirkey Keynote

[He Types, She Talks]
by hetypesshetalks  Sep. 23, 2008
Institutions of learning that foster these connections will no doubt do more good than those that fight against this ongoing change in societal behaviors. Watch Clay Shirkey's keynote at the 2008 Web 2.0 Expo: read more

Web Meets World

[O'Reilly Radar]
by Tim O'Reilly  Sep. 22, 2008
My talk last week at Web 2.0 Expo in New York was entitled "Web Meets World." I covered this theme from two directions: The idea that in the future, Web 2.0 "collective intelligence" applications will be driven by sensors rather than people typing on keyboards. What's more, this idea is… read more

richard-treadway.blogspot.com: Web2.0 Expo New York

by Richard Treadway  Sep. 22, 2008
Richard Treadway reflects on his week at Web 2.0 Expo NY: Last week I was with Curl at Web2.0 Expo in New York. The show was at the Jacob Javits center and shared the exhibition hall with Interop. The Javits show floor is huge with Web2.0 and Interop each sharing… read more

sitepoint.com: Arianna Huffington: The Secret to Success is Passion

by Josh Catone  Sep. 22, 2008
Josh Catone reports on Arianna Huffington's keynote chat with Tim O'Reilly at Web 2.0 Expo NY: The secret to success is passion, said Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of the web’s top ranked blog (according to Technorati) the Huffington Post, as she sat down for a keynote chat with Tim… read more

Grey-consulting.com: Web 2.0 Expo: Instant gratification meets reality

by Maurene Caplan Grey  Sep. 22, 2008
Maurene Caplan Grey: E-Communications & Community I seek instant gratification from 2.0 applications that measure high on my "wow-ness"; barometer. Therefore, I was on cloud nine (pun intended) at the 2008 Web 2.0 NYC Expo. Read what Fraser Kelton of Adaptive Blue said in the The Real, Long-lasting (and Negative) Impact… read more

Web 2.0 Expo Recap

by Ashley Glennon  Sep. 22, 2008
Note from Jake: My genius buddy Ashley Glennon from T-Mobile's product design team was at Web 2.0 Expo last week. We were emailing back and forth about his thoughts of the event and I thought “Hey! This needs to be shared! ... read more

eWeek.com News: Microsoft, Mozilla, Google Talk Browser Futures

[eWeek.com News]
by Darryl Taft  Sep. 22, 2008
Representatives of big browser makers Microsoft, Mozilla and Google talk about the future or browsers, as developers decry browser incompatibility and ask what browser makers plan to do about it. The panel of experts talked about HTML 5, Canvas, Silverlight, IE 8, Google Chrome and Firefox at the Web 2.0… read more

Web 2.0 Expo NYC, 9.19.08

[ @chrissieb Tweets]
by Chris Sieb  Sep. 22, 2008
KEYNOTE. Arianna Huffington & Tim O'Reilly Arianna Huffington says secret to web success - you must first be born in Greece and develop a great accent. #w2e 09:17 AM September 19, 2008 from txt. Arianna thinking that Sarah Palin in a ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo BusinessWeek Business Exchange

by askrom  Sep. 22, 2008
Jeff Jarvis interviews BusinessWeek editors John Byrne and Stephen Adler at the Web 2.0 Expo. Behavior played a big part in the design of the BusinessWeek Business Exchange (http://bx.businessweek.com), launched a few weeks ago. ... read more

Clay Shirky at Web 2.0 Expo

[Manage to Change]
by Ann V Michael  Sep. 21, 2008
For the second time this year I was at the Web 2.0 Expo and missed Clay Shirky’s presentation, but thank God for the Internet! Here are Clay’s presentations. They are both worth watching but if you’re a publisher, and you only have time ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Web Analytics 2.0: Rethinking Decision Making in a ...

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Sep. 21, 2008
One of the highlights of the entire Web 2.0 Expo in New York City was Avinash Kaushik's talk (given on the afternoon of Wednesday, Sept. 17): "Web Analytics 2.0: Rethinking Decision Making in a '2.0' World." Filled with confidence (ie ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Web 2.0 and the Reinvention of Marketing and PR ...

[Furtive Librarian]
by Bob Kosovsky  Sep. 21, 2008
17 of the Web 2.0 Expo here in New York City. Here are my notes of his main points (and not necessarily a neat prose rendition). As always, these should not be taken as an exact transcription of his words. ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: Friday keynotes

by Whitney Hess  Sep. 21, 2008
The wi-fi was down at the Javits Center during the Web 2.0 Expo NY keynotes on Friday. And the cell service was spotty. I did my best to capture some golden nuggets. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to go at my normal speed so I didn’t get ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo NY: “Content Matters” panel moderated by Liz Danzico

by Whitney Hess  Sep. 21, 2008
The last session that I attended at Web 2.0 Expo NY was a star-studded panel moderated by Liz Danzico featuring Jeffrey Zeldman, Alex Wright, Kristina Halvorson, Paul Ford, and Bre Pettis. My Twitter notes on the session: ... read more

The Times Square Shuffle: My Web 2.0 Expo NYC Recap

by Ryan Moede  Sep. 20, 2008
Of all the signage, presentation slides and general abundance of slogans at the Web 2.0 Expo in New York this week, perhaps my favorite sign was the street sign that read, “7th Ave closed, use the Times Square Shuffle.” ... read more

Web 2.0 Expo: Day Four

by Brad Stephenson  Sep. 20, 2008
Location-Based Content Delivery Today marks the close of the 2008 NYC Web 2.0 Expo, and the very last session I attended offered one of the most intriguing tools. Chad Stoller, head of marketing for Drop.io, and Conor Brady, ... read more

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