We need microformats and to get people to agree on them. It is going to bootstrap exchanging data on the Webâ€¦
â€¦we need them for things like contact cards, events, directionsâ€¦
So if you’ve been playing along at home, welcome to the future kids. Microsoft is waking up, is back in the game and ready to deliver some serious innovation. Can open source continue its onslaught against the once great software juggernaut or will it continue to stutter in areas like user experience, graphics technology and hell, its exclusive, elite, Eurogeekwhitetrash bourgeoisie culture that keeps girls (and other minorities) out? (And yes, the speaker acknowledges his privilege as an educated white male.)
One thing is for sure — it’s shaping up to be a very interesting time in the browser space after all.