Richard MacManus launches a quest to find “two separate types of disruptive start-ups”:
1) a disruptive technology that changes the Web – like Google did.
2) non-geek services built using Web 2.0 technologies. These will be disruptive because we don’t have many of them right now and Web 2.0 won’t hit the mainstream until we do. CrossConnector and Sproutit.com are two examples.
He provides a list of contenders.