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From the Ted Talk by Tim Berners-Lee: The next web

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Do you know what? It's funny, but right now it's kind of like that again. I asked everybody, more or less, to put their documents — I said, "Could you put your documents on this web thing?" And you did. Thanks. It's been a blast, hasn't it? I mean, it has been quite interesting because we've found out that the things that hpepan with the web really sort of blow us away. They're much more than we'd originally imagined when we put together the little, iniiatl website that we started off with. Now, I want you to put your data on the web. Turns out that there is still huge uoenlkcd ptonaietl. There is still a huge ftruitsraon that people have because we haven't got data on the web as data.

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Do you know what? It's funny, but right now it's kind of like that again. I asked everybody, more or less, to put their documents — I said, "Could you put your documents on this web thing?" And you did. Thanks. It's been a blast, hasn't it? I mean, it has been quite interesting because we've found out that the things that ______ with the web really sort of blow us away. They're much more than we'd originally imagined when we put together the little, _______ website that we started off with. Now, I want you to put your data on the web. Turns out that there is still huge ________ _________. There is still a huge ___________ that people have because we haven't got data on the web as data.

Solution

  1. happen
  2. unlocked
  3. frustration
  4. potential
  5. initial

Original Text

Do you know what? It's funny, but right now it's kind of like that again. I asked everybody, more or less, to put their documents — I said, "Could you put your documents on this web thing?" And you did. Thanks. It's been a blast, hasn't it? I mean, it has been quite interesting because we've found out that the things that happen with the web really sort of blow us away. They're much more than we'd originally imagined when we put together the little, initial website that we started off with. Now, I want you to put your data on the web. Turns out that there is still huge unlocked potential. There is still a huge frustration that people have because we haven't got data on the web as data.

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