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Looking for the Next Net Business

Sep 28, 2007, 02:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Doc Searls)

"The Internet most of us experience is not the World of Ends suggested by the end-to-end system design concepts around which the Net was originally architected and built.

"Instead we have something that is faster-than-dialup, and faster-than-it-used-to-be; but is not The Net. Instead it is the part of the Net that's left in a pipe that's optimized for television, for one-way few-to-many 'content delivery' and for locking users into client roles, while servers labor somewhere else..."

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