At least I like some of the predictions RWW made for 2009

Yup. Yup. And yup. “One word son: filters.” 2009 Web Predictions – ReadWriteWeb. – Apps that do filtering, inferring and recommendation have a great year; several will release plug-ins for Google Reader, Twitter, Facebook and other ‘sipping from the firehose’ apps. … – New real-time web app launches that integrates Twitter, FriendFeed & more in […]

Phylostratigraphy: Genetic Archeology

The Economist reports on some scientists that did some phylogenetic comparisons to see when certain genes arose. The scientists noticed that genes that appeared earlier in evolution are more likely to be disease genes than genes that arose later in evolution. For some reason, the writer for the Economist suggests that older genes would have […]