A second Internet revolution? Not reallyâ€¦ by ZDNet‘s Dan Farber — While the cognoscenti call it Web 2.0, Gartner calls the next phase of the modern Internet (beginning circa 1995) the “second revolution.” Instead of mashups, syndication and social media, Gartnerâ€™s analysts talk about micropayments, services and Web-enabled communities. They are both talking about the same thingâ€”the Internet is continuing to evolve as the platform for […]
This is an interesting perspective on how things are evolving. Interesting thing is that it seems to be taking us to the same socio-techno-biz environment as Web2.0.