The guy who coined the phrase Web 2.0 can't stand it.
I met up with him on a local talk show.
On air, he explained he was just trying to come up with a way to describe the world after the dot com bust of 2001. It looked like the web was biting the dust, but he was sure it was going to happen all over again. So, it was Web 2.0. Web 2.0 has become the biggest marketing term in Silicon Valley. It's used on top of thousands of press releases. My eyes glaze over every time I see it. After the show Dale Dougherty admitted he can't stand the phrase either.
Can't it be Web 3.0 time now?