and the last one (which is really more of a warning)
it is important to temper hype with clear thinking,
there will be many ill-conceived uses of recently “discovered” aspects of computing
on the web, I’m talking about discoveries such as: AJAX social networking community filtering badges widgets RSS viral apps
just because something works in one place, doesn’t mean it has a use every place
consider an advertisement from 1909 during a similar “2.0” time of history:
For weakness in men and women, personal exhaustion bringing back lost strength and power, over brain work, vitality, impotency, rheumatism, lame back, railroad back, insomnia, melancholia, kidney disorder, dyspepsia, disorders of the liver, poor circulation, weak heart action and almost every known disease and weakness . The constant soothing alternating electric current is ever at work touching the weak spots, building up the system, stimulating the circulation. ALL THAT ELECTRICITY WILL DO FOR YOU WILL BE RECEIVED!
Thank you to: Lawrence Lessig, for the presentation style Dick Hardt, for the inspiration Inkscape, for a wonderful vector graphics tool Rebecca Rijnders for inviting me EMERCE for e.day and you, (yes you), for coming