The photo of four slickly dressed women was uploaded by Tim Burners Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web.
Encrypted Media Extensions (EME), part of a DRM system that's being standardized at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), marks the first instance in which a W3C standard will fall under laws like the DMCA, which let companies threaten security researchers with criminal and civil liability just for disclosing the defects in these products. (more…)
Mobile web has strongly influenced our habits of when, how, and where we use the world wide web. The way of how we navigate through websites has changed the most. A few years ago, the mouse had the main responsibility for the navigation, and now, tablets and smartphones are controlled via simple taps and gestures. Show More Summary
Hard as it is to believe, it’s been over 20 years since the World Wide Web has become a mainstream part of our collective culture. It has played a major part in changing how we communicate and how we work. There aren’t many aspects of our lives that haven’t been changed by the web and […]
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The “dark web” is a part of the world wide web that requires special software to access. Once inside, web sites and other services can be accessed through a browser in much the same way as the normal web. However, some sites are effectively “hidden”, in that they have not been indexed by a search...
When the first TED Talk was held in 1984, the World Wide Web wasn’t even real. The second one was held in the year Tim Berners-Lee created the first web server. TED (which stands for “Technology, Entertainment, Design”) wasn’t even a global event. Show More Summary
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