The Internet

The Walled Garden Paradigm

The Walled Garden Paradigm

Cell phones have changed the world. From the wealthy to the poor, from the developed world to the developing world, the growing ubiquity of mobile phones has opened doors that, previously, had not even been present to be opened. Put simply, cell phones accomplish everything by connecting people all over the world—the very same purpose […]

The Open Web, A Cliff Notes History

The Open Web, A Cliff Notes History

There’s a thing out there as ephemeral and futile as explaining to your parents your relationship with your on-again off-again boyfriend who’s really not your boyfriend over Thanksgiving Dinner and eight glasses of wine, and that thing is the Open Web.   Congratulations! You made it through the signature unwieldy metaphor of a hook! And […]