“There’s something exciting about bringing spontaneity to the Internet,” said Parker. “All of your interactions online are constrained by the people you already know. That wasn’t always the case. If it weren’t for the internet, Fanning and I would have never become friends. As we move from a social graph to an interest graph, there are great possibilities for our world. That’s what we’re trying to tap into with Airtime.”
Bob Brown tracks network research in his Alpha Doggs and Facebook page, as well on Twitter and Google +.
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