https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CkWjOvpZJw Since 2013, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has been working with the major browser companies, Netflix, the MPAA, and a few other stakeholders to standardize "Encrypted Media Extensions"...Show More Summary
In a series of videos for Computerphile, Dr. Max L. Wilson explains the difference between the internet and the World Wide Web, and the difference between the Deep Web and the Dark Web. The terms are sometimes erroneously used interchangeably, but the distinctions are important when discussing how content is shared online. via Digg Help Laughing Squid […]
In March, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) threw out a nonaggression covenant that would safeguard people from some of the legal risk associated with building DRM (digital rights management) into the open web. This means that theShow More Summary
In the 1990s Håkon Wium Lie was working alongside World Wide Web’s inventor Tim Berners-Lee at CERN to develop CSS – a style sheet computer language which is used to describe web page layout, colors and fonts.
It's such a common problem: you're trying to sell something online, and you accidentally upload a picture of your naked body parts to the world wide web. That's what happened to Jessica O'Brien from Manchester, who was trying to sell her sofa online. Show More Summary
For a year or so, I've been working with the EFF to get the World Wide Web Consortium to take steps to protect security researchers and new market-entrants who run up against the DRM standard they're incorporating into HTML5, the next version of the key web standard. (more…)
Google is your portal to everything out there on the World Wide Web…but also your portal to more and more of your personal stuff, from the location of your phone to the location of your delivery. If you’re signed into the Google search page, and you use other Google services, here are five search tricks worth knowing. More »
Google is your portal to everything out there on the World Wide Web...but also your portal to more and more of your personal stuff, from the location of your phone to the location of your Amazon delivery. If you’re signed into the Google search page, and you use other Google services, here are five search tricks worth knowing. Read more...
Email has been around for a long time, and yet email marketing shows no sign of aging. In fact, it’s Benjamin Button-ing its way through the world wide web, somehow becoming more effective, more dynamic, and stronger with time. With personalization options and the ability to segment leads like never before, it’s quite a time…more
The Internet loves pranks. The Internet loves women in skimpy outfits, combine the two, and it becomes a force more powerful than the world wide web itself. ????? ???? ??????? ?????? ?????????? C????? ??????????? ???????? ?????????? #tuthahaShow More Summary
Tim Berners-Lee: “It controls what people see, creates mechanisms for how people interact. It’s been great, but spying, blocking sites, repurposing people’s content, taking you to the wrong websites – that completely undermines the spirit of helping people create.” So this week Berners-Lee met with a group of his peers to consider ways to create […]
Technology leaders are meeting in San Francisco this week to discuss making the Internet a more decentralized, secure, and less censored place, with an emphasis on privacy and preserving history. The event, called the Decentralized Web...Show More Summary
Tim Berners-Lee is worried about the state of the World Wide Web today.
The humble browser is your window into the world wide web. Choosing between Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or anything else is about your requirements. But no matter what you install, there are some universal tips and tricks that you should use. Show More Summary
I have a new op-ed in today's Privacy Tech, the in-house organ of the International Association of Privacy Professionals, about the risks to security and privacy from the World Wide Web Consortium's DRM project, and how privacy and security pros can help protect people who discover vulnerabilities in browsers from legal aggression. (more…)
Traveling back to the year Apple announced OS X Leopard, Safari for Windows, and a 'sweet solution' for iPhone developers! As we head towards WWDC 2016 we're looking back at the last few years of Apple's World Wide Developer Conference...Show More Summary
The glory of the world wide web means that we can now digest decades old trailers, photos, and anecdotes that have either been lost or in hiding for years. Obviously anything to do with Star Wars is devoured rabidly by the franchise’s ever expanding fan-base. Show More Summary
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) uses a particular syntax to define the possible values that can be used for all CSS properties. You may have seen this syntax in action if you have ever looked at a CSS specification — as in the syntax...Show More Summary
What's the most important personality trait a person can have? That's the question one curious soul asked the willing World Wide Web (Quora, specifically). And really, there are a ton of potential answers - kindness, control, patience, esteem, level-headedness, compassion, consideration. Show More Summary
By AKASH RANDHAR and JAAN SIDOROV, MD Thanks to the ubiquity of cable, fiber and wireless internet, the “last mile” telecommunications gap that has long separated the consumer from the wide world web is finally being bridged. According to Pew Research, 84% of Americans now regularly use the internet, and 68% use smartphones to access