Every once and a while - I am lobbed the classic emerging trend question. The one that asks you to peer into your crystal ball and reach for something a little extraordinary that isn't on someone's radar. Something grounded with a hint of evidence but not yet here in the marketplace. Something useful. Patterns not yet present.
TechCrunch writes about Bit.ly overtaking Digg. Great reading. Bit.ly is a URL shortener used for twitter. As you are likely aware, twitter only takes 140 characters so shortening URLs is used quite often in twitter. Digg on the other hand, is a very web 2.0ish news service where by the readers rank the popularity and … Continue reading Bit.ly takes over Digg in identifying hot news