links for 2008-08-06 [delicious.com]
6 August, 2008
Tim O'Reilly speaks about cloud computing, just like he did on web 2.0. I really like the way he thinks about the connection between systems being open and cloud computing. It seems that with SaaS and cloud computing the user is going to loose his control on his own data. This will hamper the development of the internet as a whole. As the web is being built on user generated content, it should be accessible in any way the user that created the content wants.