Sep 25, 2011

What the Changes at Facebook Mean for Apple and Google — and You (AAPL, AMZN, GOOG, LNKD)
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Written by : Tom George| 0 | Content Curation

Via Scoop.itinternetbillboards

 One of the most persistent criticisms of Facebook is that it’s trying to build a “walled garden” analogous to AOL’s dialup service in the 1980s and early 1990s. Blogger Jason Kottke said it in 2007. Tim Berners-Lee said it in Scientific American in 2010. Google’s (Nasdaq: GOOG ) Vint Cerf revived the meme earlier this week at an event organized by the U.K.’s Guardian newspaper: “You can’t stay locked into a closed environment for very long before people will start demanding that it open up so that it becomes more interoperable with everything else,” Cerf said.
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