When Sir Tim Berners-Lee, an Oxford University graduate, submitted his initial proposal for an information management system to colleagues at CERN 30 years ago, it is unlikely he knew the power the Web would wield and the impact it would have on society.Ahead of its anniversary, here is a look at the history of the early Web and its creation:– March 1989Information … [Read more...] about How was the World Wide Web created?
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Thirty years ago in March 1989 a young computer scientist named Tim Berners Lee proposed an internet based hyperlink system to allow the sharing of information among different computers that would forever change how people communicate and use the internet. The idea behind what would become known as the World Wide Web was both simple and lofty, he told an audience Tuesday … [Read more...] about Father of the World Wide Web reflects on 30th anniversary
The internet has many birthdays. There was 1969, when remote computers communicated directly for the first time. Then there was 1983, when the TCP/IP standard was adopted. Today we're celebrating 1989, the year Tim Berners-Lee laid out the basic concepts of the World Wide Web in a proposal, which included ideas like HTML, URL, and HTTP. March marks the 30th … [Read more...] about The World Wide Web at 30 feels a lot like the early days
Providers are planning to temporarily cut the Russian internet off from the world wide web amid attempts to increase government control of information flows. A group of major private and state telecoms led by Natalya Kaspersky, co-founder of the Kaspersky Lab antivirus maker which was banned by the US government, have decided to conduct the test to disconnect … [Read more...] about Russia planning test to disconnect its internet from world wide web
The founder of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, stated in a recent interview that tech giants such as Google and Facebook have become so dominant in the online landscape that they may need to be broken up. In an interview with Reuters, the founder of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, discussed the growing dominance of tech giants such as Google and Facebook stating that … [Read more...] about World Wide Web Founder Tim Berners-Lee: May Be ‘No Alternative’ to Breaking Up Tech Giants