| || |
|Page 1 of 1 || Previous | Next |
| | BATTELLEMEDIA.COM
DECEMBER 13, 2010 [2003, Larry Page] Signal, Curation, Discovery
Instead of using the site as the discrete unit of discovery, it used the page - a specific unit of content. Its core algorithm, after all, was called PageRank - yes, named after co-founder Larry Page, but the entendre stuck because it was apt). Not to mention, Facebook wasnt a very lively place to discover whats up, at least not until the newsfeed was forced onto the home page. Thats because that search bar only searches whats on your page, not all of Tumblr itself.
| | WWW.WEB2SUMMIT.COM
JULY 5, 2009 [2003, Larry Page] Web Squared: Web 2.0 Five Years On: Web 2.0 Summit 2009 - Co-produced by TechWeb & O'Reilly Conferences, October 20 - 22, 2009, San Francisco, CA
The Web is no longer a collection of static pages of HTML that describe something in the world. In 1998, Larry Page and Sergey Brin had a breakthrough, realizing that links were not merely a way of finding new content, but of ranking it and connecting it to a more sophisticated natural language grammar. As we first noted back in 2003, "data is the Intel Inside" of the next generation of computer applications. Home Invitation Web 2.0