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Open data is the future of web discovery | VentureBeat

Twitter cofounders have talked about the importance of discovery in interviews and at conferences over the last several months. This week a new design for Twitter.com went live featuring top tweets and a search box to find more of what you want, but Twitter and many other web companies could improve discovery much more by incorporating other players’ data.

Also, a year and a half ago, Google vice president Marissa Mayer said that social search is part of the future of search. Now, the question is what data can help make social search and discovery advance faster. Continue reading