In an interview with Lee Odden, Charlene Li of Forrester Research said that if she had to choose to be a social technology she’d be RSS/XML.
“Nobody would know who I am or what my initials mean, but I make everything work together. Iâ€™d be the foundation of mashups, social applications, and widgets. Without me, the social Web would grind to a halt.”
Charlene Li is Vice President & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research covering social computing and technologies. She is undoubtedly one of the most often quoted analysts on all things dealing with social computing and commerce on the web.â€ She has a new book coming out in May called â€œGroundswellâ€ â€“ co- authored with Josh Berhoff.