Over 8 years since Flickr launched their API & it looked like the web would be an open coral reef, a vibrant ecosystem of creator-consumers
12:25pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac
It didn't happen. HTTP is the best integration layer ever, and companies see a RESTful API as a threat. What was missing? The biz model?
12:27pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac
What if Yahoo invested in open APIs for Flickr, Tumblr, Hulu, etc? Made them work well with each-other… but also open to others?
12:31pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac
Could Yahoo bring about UPnP for web + mobile, based off RSS, REST, OAuth, etc? I can't see anyone else doing it.
12:34pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac
The Web We Lost dashes.com/anil/2012/12/t… -- if there's a secret cabal pledged to building web-based interop to undermine the stacks, lmk
12:38pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac
@genmon this tweet brought to you by the Summer of 2006.
12:40pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter Web Client in reply to genmon
@kellan back in my day we all left our doors unlocked, and us kids went and played at the quarry from dawn till dusk and that was fine
12:45pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kellan
@genmon is it still a secret if it's bleedingly obvious that it's a goal of @thinkup?
1:54pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for iPhone in reply to genmon
Anil Dash 🥭
@anildash good! but the web's no longer just the web… games, apps, connected products too. is there an equiv pledge to bring those in?
3:11pm May 29th 2013 via Twitter for Mac in reply to anildash
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