This is in answer to b2.0's call for a poll. I admit its hard to think of another company besides Google or Apple.
But besides the point, I think the smartest man on earth got to be Dale Dougherty of O'Reilly Media. Why? For his contribution to the web 2.0 buzzword. Its a really amazing term that pieces together what has been going on these few years. Some say web 2.0 is a marketing buzzword... yes, I admit it has been effective to that extent [the freakonomics side of it perhaps].
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