As information becomes increasingly open, and we are presented with an endless wealth of knowledge, finding the right words is increasingly important.
Until you can combine the phrases to articulate the thoughts that you have, it used to be that you’d struggle to communicate. Now you will also miss out on what has already been thought before you.
I continuously stumble across this phenomenon in thinking about Web 2.0, you have the idea and attempt to articulate it, you search and find nothing. Then later you stumble across the term already used, and suddenly you have the password to a new wealth of knowledge gone before.
A good example of this is online social aggregation, which will be one of the many beneficial aspects of EveryMe