Friday, January 26, 2007

Lecture 1 Resources

Here are some of the resources mentioned in lecture 1 as well as some other useful ones.

Defining Terms:
What is Web 2.0, Tim O'Reilly
Wikipedia: Web 2.0
Wikipedia: Rich Internet Applications

Popular/Cool Web 2.0 Sites:
Flickr - Photo Sharing Website - Sharing Bookmarks
Zimbra - Open Source email application/Collaboration Suite
The ESP Game - Really fun game, harnessing the collective intelligence of the people. Made by a professor at CMU. - More complete list of Web 2.0 sites

Good Books to Read about the "Revolution":
The World Is Flat, Thomas Friedman
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business is Selling Less of More, Chris Anderson (abridged Wired Article)

Some Good Web Development Sites:
JavaScript Kit

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