It moves fast, so pay attention, but this is the single best 5-minute explanation of Web 2.0 I've seen. It was created by Michael Wesch, Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology at Kansas State University.
It's absolutely worth your five minutes.
I'm personally interested in what your spouses and parents thinks about it.
Too fast? Too intense? To many concepts too fast? Or does it open their eyes and help them to "get" Web 2.0?
Dad, what do you think?
Scott Hanselman is a former professor, former Chief Architect in finance, now speaker, consultant, father, diabetic, and Microsoft employee. I am a failed stand-up comic, a cornrower, and a book author.
Disclaimer: The opinions expressed herein are my own personal opinions and do not represent my employer's view in any way.