You asked what a mashup was, and here is your answer.

by Kate Brodock on 20 August 2008

Posted in: From the Field

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According to Wikipedia, it’s

a web application that combines data from more than one source into a single integrated tool; an example is the use of cartographic data from Google Maps to add location information to real-estate data, thereby creating a new and distinct web service that was not originally provided by either source.”

Well, according to one of our favorite blogs, Six Pixels of Separation (to which I owe this wonderful finding), it’s

“Two individually awesome things that make up one even more amazingly awesome thing.”

This can best be demonstrated with the following video:

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