Wired: Crowds are buzzing

I asked last weekend if "crowdsourcing" would be the next Web 2.0 buzzword: The buzzing may have gegun.

I asked last weekend if "crowdsourcing" would be the next Web 2.0 buzzword. See "Crowdsourcing: New buzzword?":

Wired Magazine's “Requiem for a Meme” (June 2006) chronicles the short life spans of five would be trend-setting buzzwords: Smart mobs, electronic herd, Telecosm, Turbo-capitalism, Progress paradox....Missing from the list? Chris Anderson’s Long tail and Jeff Howe’s new Crowdsourcing.

The buzzing may have begun with Wired's online publication of the June issue at wired.com.

Interested in more Web 2.0 buzzwords? Here is a list: Buzzwords 2.0.

What do you see as the next great buzzword? Join the conversation: "Talk Back" below to share your ideas.

UPDATE: TRACK "WIRED CROWDSOURCING: THE BIRTH (PLANNED?) OF A MEME"

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