Web 2.0

Cherizza Almario

Lightweight Models & Cost-Effective Scalability

This week, we get into ‘Lightweight Models & Cost-Effective Scalability‘ – the 8th pattern of Web 2.0 applications. With web 2.0 applications in particular, I personally think it is VERY … Continue reading

May 10, 2012 · 10 Comments

Leveraging the Long Tail

This week we hit the 7th pattern – Leveraging the Long Tail As discussed in this week’s lecture, Leveraging the Long Tail is a phrase used to describe the concept … Continue reading

May 5, 2012 · 8 Comments

Perpetual Beta

This week, we talk about the sixth pattern of web 2.0 applications … Perpetual Beta. If you’re a frequent user of applications, you will probably notice how often you will … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · 2 Comments

Software Above the Level of a Single Device

The 4th pattern in Web 2.0 Applications? Software above the level of a single device. I found that this was an interesting topic as within the last few years, there … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 12 Comments

Rich User Experiences

    This week’s pattern, Rich User Experiences, is another important topic as user experience is what determines whether or not users will continue to use the particular application or … Continue reading

March 30, 2012 · 7 Comments

Innovation in Assembly

As discussed, Innovation in Assembly involves a web application which combines certain functions of other applications, in order to provide a better or completely new service. A main advantage which … Continue reading

March 22, 2012 · 9 Comments

Data is the New Intel Inside

Data has become a very powerful factor in the online environment, as Jason Van Dyk (2010) discusses. “Since many Web 2.0 services thrive on the participation between users, data storage … Continue reading

March 16, 2012 · 6 Comments