Found this great video of Forrester’s Jeremiah Owyang talking about the 5 Eras of the Social Web.

Why can’t I stream movies from Netflix without being a member? I understand Netflix not wanting to send a non-member a DVD but I’m not talking about that. I just want to stream a movie and don’t really want to join. This is not because I don’t like the company but because I can’t plan …

For those of you living under a very heavy rock, buried deep underground, there is this service called Twitter which has recently garnered a lot of attention. It uses what is called “micro-blogging” (140 characters or less) to tell others that follow you, what you’re up to. A personal RSS feed. Very simple idea and …

My site was hacked last night. Why would someone hack my site?!?!? I don’t have a million viewers. I’m not Michael Arrington. I haven’t pissed anyone off . . lately (that I’m aware¬†of). So if you’re accessing this site with IE; you won’t see the difference. If you’re accessing it with¬†Firefox, Chrome or Safari it …

Link to The Semantic Web and the Impact of Social Media (video)

It has been a while since I posted about the Corporate Social Graph and felt it was time for an update with a focus on transparency. The overarching premise of the CSG is that online businesses are expected to behave more like individuals and that they need to inhabit social outposts on the Internet (abiding …

Link to Layared Reality (video featuring augmented reality)

Saw this amazing video featuring a different application of augmented reality than what I’ve posted before. The company is called Layar and launched this today for the G1. Wouldn’t this be great on a much larger screen? Like the screen of an iPhone!?!?!

Link to Opera Fans Unite!

This looks interesting. If this works, it would “mobilize” Jeremy Owyang’s 5th era of he social web; shared social experience.

Convergence is a term that gets thrown around quite a bit and just to be sure we’re all on the same page, I went to Webster’s and found this: The merging of distinct technologies, industries, or devices into a unified whole. That’s pretty clear and I’m willing to bet that this definition was not included …

Link to iPhone OS on a Full-sized Multi-touch Screen

Don’t kid yourself; hoax or not, this is where the iPhone is going.