Traitors in our Midst: Web 2.0 Antihype

So perhaps we have been too harsh? Maybe the Web 2.0 bit is getting a bad rap and we need to be more open…

Michael calls Dave Winer, Richard McManus and Russell Shaw traitors for coming out against the concept of Web 2.0, although he moderates that with a smiley:

(from CrunchNotes � Traitors in our Midst)

Web 2.0 is not a marketing slogan. It is the slogan of a people’s army. Our army. They are words that help us explain the explosion of conversations on the web, and justify our enthusiasm for innovation. Web 2.0 is why I came back from my exodus at the fringes of technology, to explore the frontier of the new consumer web. [Read the rest]