BusinessWeek scrapes Techmeme for its latest listLoic Le Meur! Gabe Rivera! Joi Ito! Don't feel bad if you've never heard of them. BusinessWeek.com's latest 25 Most Influential People on the Web is a mashup of billionaire powerbrokers with a randomized handful of those folks you run into at that same little tech conference that happens under a different name every month. I'm guessing they left out TechCrunch's Michael Arrington to create buzz. If you don't want to click through 27 pageviews on BusinessWeek's site, here's the entire list in alphabetical order:
  • Steve Ballmer
  • Mitchell Baker
  • Jeff Bezos
  • Sergey Brin, Larry Page, and Eric Schmidt
  • Jeff Clavier
  • Paul Graham
  • Arianna Huffington
  • Joi Ito
  • Steve Jobs
  • Jonathan Kaplan
  • Loic Le Meur
  • Jack Ma
  • Matt Mullenweg
  • Rupert Murdoch
  • Craig Newmark
  • Gabe Rivera
  • Kevin Rose
  • Sheryl Sandberg
  • Jon Stewart
  • Peter Thiel
  • Maria Thomas
  • Anssi Vanjoki
  • Jimmy Wales
  • Evan Williams
  • Jerry Yang