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Tim Berners-Lee audio at WWW2008

Here is a podcast of W3C President Tim Berners-Lee's press conference at the WWW2008 conference in Beijing.

By April 23, 2008

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WWW2008 - Social media in 2020 to be pervasive, ambient

A panel of social media experts believe that in 2020, social media will be far more pervasive, interlinked, and location-aware than they are now. Here are my comments as published on Twitter, with some comments following.

By April 22, 2008

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WWW2008 - Snippets from William Chang of Baidu, plus some on the semantic web

Other than highlighting Baidu Chief Scientist William Chang's statement that China doesn't need Wikipedia, here is a selection from the Twitterati (including me) on his presentation, and a concurrent one on the semantic

By April 22, 2008

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Live Blog WWW2008: Kai-Fu Lee of Google Greater China on cloud computing

I'm now sitting in the opening keynote of the 17th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW2008) here in Beijing, adjacent to the newly opened Olympic Stadium.

By April 22, 2008

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Google offers snapshot of VisualRank efforts

It's a tough nut to crack, but the system being worked up by Google researchers aims to sort out images by means of visual cues rather than by associated text.

By May 2, 2008

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Vodafone, China Mobile, and Softbank in mobile net tie-up

A trio of mobile companies including two global giants will collaborate to find more ways to profit from and develop mobile phone-based internet use, the Financial Times reported.

By April 25, 2008

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Baidu's William Chang: 'No reason for China to use Wikipedia'

William Chang, chief scientist at China's leading search engine, said it's natural for Chinese to use Baidu's encyclopedia rather than the foreign Wikipedia.

By April 22, 2008

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The web comes to Beijing for a big conference

This year's big international web conference is in Beijing next month, and hundreds of innovators from around the world will see the Chinese internet first hand.

By March 28, 2008