Clay Shirky

Clay Shirky is a Partner at The Accelerator Group. He writes extensively about the social and economic effects of the internet for the O'Reilly Network, Business 2.0, and FEED. His writings have also appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Harvard Business Review.

Articles by this author

Emerging Technology Briefs: WSDL

A brief look at the Web Services Description Language (WSDL) and its role as the de facto standard Web Services description format.

Web Services - An Executive Summary

This executive summary from O'Reilly Research's report, "Planning for Web Services," gives a high level overview of the promises and pitfalls of web services.