Or on the net, if you’re an American poker player 🙂
“But whatâ€™s surprising is that so many companies are still betting against the net, trying to solve todayâ€™s problems with yesterdayâ€™s solutions. The past few years have taught us that business models based on controlling consumers or content donâ€™t work. Betting against the net is foolish because youâ€™re betting against human ingenuity and creativity”
Something, even, for the blackhats:
“Mash-upsâ€”websites that use existing online content to create something entirely newâ€”are becoming the norm”.
“Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley estimate that the world generated five exabytes of data in 2002, double the output in 1999.”.
…curiously only months after scrapers became widely commercially available.