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New Trends on the Web August 2005
Overview • • Social Bookmarking Tagging (a. k. a. Folksonomy) Flickr File sharing with Bit. Torrent et al. Geospatial Web – Google Maps, Google. Earth • Other Miscellaneous Items
What you should learn • • • What in the world is “Social Bookmarking”? What is tagging? What is flickr? What does Bit. Torrent do for us? What possibilities arise from Google Maps?
Background These new trends are being driven by these resources: • • Fast, cheap internet access Cheap storage Open APIs to Big Websites (e. g. , Google, Amazon) The cooperation of many, many people
Theme The one ginormous trend is "Power to the People" making the world more democratic. Information is flowing from common people to common people without the aid of established entities.
del. icio. us • • • What is del. icio. us? Demo What’s your favorite web site? Photo by Saffanna http: //del. icio. us/fincher 42 http: //del. icio. us/popular http: //fresh. homeunix. net/delicious. html Live bookmarks via RSS Searching with http: //del. icio. us/tag/ Find people with similar interests
Flickr • • • http: //flickr. com (photos+tagging) “May we see your photos please? ” Hot tags http: //flickr. com/photos/tags/ Licensing options Blog http: //blog. flickr. com/ Groups – Pisa Pushers
Folksonomy • Folksonomy results from a group of people cooperating to organize information by adding single words to describe something • Not like Biology Species, genus, family, order, class, phylum, Kingdom • Problems: – synonyms, ANT, ant – similar tags: dog, dogs, puppies – no hierarchy: • Advantages: – wide coverage – Simple – Auto-Grouping Photo by mikecpeck
Bit. Torrent • Allows large files to be distributed over the internet very efficiently • http: //en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Bittorrent • The more copies downloaded, the faster distribution becomes • Legality? Bram Cohen
Internet Protocol TV • What is it? • BBC is experimenting with it • Microsoft has IPTV software • SBC is buying Microsoft’s IPTV software • Future of TV is more like a library than a movie theater
Public Media • Blogging (Text – Newspaper) • Pod. Casting (Audio – Radio Station) • Vlogging (Video – TV Station) – http: //www. vlogdir. com/ – http: //stevegarfield. blogs. com/videoblog/
Google Maps • • • Many of you have seen the satellite photos Google. Earth Fly to bridge along 360 View businesses Photo. Tagging
Geo. Blogging • http: //geobloggers. com • http: //txfx. net/2005/05/17/flickr-googlemaps-geobloggers/
Vista (nee Longhorn) • Delivery Nov 7 th 2006 • Integrated “real” search engine • New user interface – Windows Presentation Foundation (Avalon, Aero) • Virtual Folders • Windows Communication Foundation. WCF (Indigo) • Windows XP SP 3?
Screen Shot of Vista Virtual Folders
IE 7 • IE 7 (Only in Vista and XP) – tabbed windows – Some CSS 2 standards support – RSS newsfeed reader – security
Screen Shot of IE 7 Beta
Miscelleous • Wi. Max - Wi. Fi on steroids • BPL - Google made investment • AJAX - a more interactive web browsing experience • Sno. Cap – Legal Peer-To-Peer songs • Zigbee – the tiny home network
Wrap-up • What in the world is “Social Bookmarking”? • What is tagging? • What is flickr? • What does Bit. Torrent do for us? • What possibilities arise from Google Maps?