The term web 2.o has been floating around for the past few years and its a bit confusing because people have varying definitions of it and none of them match up. Its something the Pew Internet & American life project looked into. Here’s a good excerpt from the report:
“Let’s get a few things clear right off the bat: 1) Web 2.0 does not have anything to do with Internet2: 2) Web 2.0 is not a new and improved internet network operating on a separate backbone: and 3) It is OK if you’ve heard the term and nodded in recognition, without having the faintest idea of what it really means.”
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