Are we creating a vibrant future for California?

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While the growth of Web 2.0 Takai was named "Public Official of the Year" by Governing magazine in 2005. “California is the birthplace of the information technology revolution and the home of the companies that are creating the future course of our information rich society. Great California companies like Google, Hewlett Packard, Apple, Sun Microsystems and hundreds more like them are transforming the way people live, work and communicate.

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Avoid Monoculture. Travel. Read Widely. Let Experience be Your Compass.

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It was an “enterprise 2.0” panel at the dawn of what people began calling “web 2.0.”. It was also voted by Time Magazine as one of the top 100 novels of all time.

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What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

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What I want to answer with this post (long though it may be) is: Why did Web 2.0 Brands didn’t advertise their web pages they advertised “AOL Keywords.&# You couldn’t pick up a magazine in the 96-99 timeframe without seeing AOL Keywords advertised everywhere.

Should You Really be a Startup Entrepreneur?

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Getting on the front cover of the most prominent VC magazine in Europe (was called Tornado Insider). It was well past the Internet boom, well into Web 2.0, This post originally appeared on TechCrunch.

Stock Market Drops. Then It Rallies. What Happens Next for Funding?

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Web 2.0 Check out the graph below from the Economist magazine. This article was originally published on TechCrunch. Venture Capitalists typically have partners’ meetings on Mondays. Why is that? Who knows. But probably because as a group we travel a lot.

TechZulu Live to Premiere "TZLaw" at 5:15 p.m. PT Thursday, October 7, with IP Attorney Denise Grayson of "The Social Network"

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They co-author a legal column on ethics in the social networking age for California Lawyer magazine and have presented together on Gov 2.0 Gagnier serves as the Chief Executive Officer of REALPOLITECH , a digital public relations and web strategy consultancy.

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Interview with Sunil Rajaraman, Scripped


Scripped ( is applying the world of Web 2.0 Sunil Rajaraman: We provide free, web-based screenwriting software to aspiring writers and professionals in the community. Over 150 educational institutions are using our free screenwriting software, and we've attracted writers to our community by providing a free, web-based alternative to expensive screenwriting tools like Final Draft and Movie Magic, which charge $200 to $250 for their tools.

Twiistup 007: Final Showoff's Additional Speakers and TZ Discount

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He is principal of FutureWorks, an award-winning New Media agency in Silicon Valley, and has led interactive and social programs for Fortune 500 companies, notable celebrities, and Web 2.0 Before launching his own publishing venture, Om was a senior writer for Business 2.0