a second generation in the development of the World Wide Web, conceived as a combination of concepts, trends, and technologies that focus on user collaboration, sharing of user-generated content, and social networking.
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Origin of Web 2.0
First recorded in 2000–05
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British Dictionary definitions for web 2.0
the internet viewed as a medium in which interactive experience, in the form of blogs, wikis, forums, etc, plays a more important role than simply accessing information
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