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http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/08/20/data-on-demand-is-an-opportunity/?ref=technology

Each minute, hundreds, if not thousands, of tweets, links, likes, status updates and their ilk stampede through our collective feeds…valuable and timely information embedded in that deluge – if you’re lucky to catch it. The constant churn makes it challenging to store and sift through the bits and pieces of information worth remembering…whole point of social media is that we trust our friends, our network for answers to questions, recommendations, information needs,” he said. “Social media can contain the answer. There is value in all the stuff being shared, if you can find it.”… key concept is data on demand…I think its going to be more appealing to a mass audience wondering why do I care where you check-in or what you’re doing. It might yield the answer to a question you have about where to go three months from now…great to read a tweet or see a status update that one of your tech-savvy friends loves his or her new digital camera. But it’d be even more handy to have that information when you’re wandering around in Best Buy looking at cameras or browsing Amazon online…Even if you could individually save the good stuff, your perception of what is good changes constantly. It also puts all the work on you.”… “the challenge of matching the right information to people has gotten a lot easier,” he said. “It’s a very powerful new area of technology.”…

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