1. Exquisite Tweets from @genmon, @kellan, @anildash

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    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

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    genmon

    Matt Webb

    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?

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    Matt Webb

    What if Yahoo invested in open APIs for Flickr, Tumblr, Hulu, etc? Made them work well with each-other… but also open to others?

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    Matt Webb

    Could Yahoo bring about UPnP for web + mobile, based off RSS, REST, OAuth, etc? I can't see anyone else doing it.

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    Matt Webb

    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

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    Matt Webb

  2. kellan

    kellan 🌊

  3. @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

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    genmon

    Matt Webb

  4. @genmon is it still a secret if it's bleedingly obvious that it's a goal of @thinkup?

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    anildash

    Anil Dash 🥭

  5. @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?

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    genmon

    Matt Webb