Painting Photo

This scene has always reminded me of an old, poor, rundown part of a Mediterranean village. Or maybe the backside of Venice.
I suspect it's a multi-million dollar Manly view.

CNN's stab at the next 25 Web companys to watch

Who know how relevant the The Next Net 25: 25 startups that are reinventing the web will be in the long run. It does give us all a glimpse into what others are doing with the new technology (particularly AJAX).

The company list (split between "Social Media", "Mashup and Filters", "the New Phone", "The Webtop" and "Under The Hood") is the key piece from the article. The ones I went, "Oooh, that's clever" are:

  • Eurekster - might stick it (back) on this blog
  • Zimbra - Complete Outlook-type app all online and open source. Be sure to check out their demo
  • JotSpot - a Wiki with plugins that looks verrry interesting for corporations