Most of our 5800+ Mashups listed in our directory involve a new site being created from one or more other services, usually web sites themselves. The Kynetx API, which has been called Greasemonkey in the cloud, brings mashups into your browser, right where you're already browsing. The new version of its Chrome extension (coming soon to other browsers) gives users insight into what's creating the mashup they're viewing.
There’s a major shift under way in terms of how applications are being developed for the enterprise and the cloud. With the rise of more powerful multicore processors and relatively inexpensive Flash memory, more application logic is running in memory than ever. In fact, the line between the database and application logic running in memory is starting to blur.
From Polaroid that threatened film developing to Apple that eliminated keyboards on phones, a class of killer innovation thrives on what it destroys. Now comes Cloudtop with the next why-didn't-I-think-of-that? transformation, Filepicker.io, out to destroy downloads and "make the upload button obsolete," according to the founders, Anand Dass, Liyan David Chang, Brett van Zuiden and Thomas Georgiou.