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.
The TimesOpen developer network last week gathered thinkers, tinkerers, and innovators involved in the emerging data deluge. This was their final conference prior to the first TimesOpen Hack Day this Saturday in Manhattan.