Both The Economist and WIRED are worried about the "splinternet". The UK research organisation NESTA thinks it could "break up" the world wide web as we know it.
On Aug. 10, 1991, the World Wide Web went live. Now, more than 25 years later, it’s had a lasting impact on real estate, business and the world. Despite the fact that the internet has changed how the vast majority of consumers search for and hire people in service-related industries such as real estate, some businesses still haven’t caught up with the times...
The World Wide Web Consortium is pressing ahead with its project to standardize a DRM system for the web, without taking any legal steps to protect people whose legitimate activities would be impaired by the DRM system. (more…)
In an interview with The Next Web, Pirate Bay co-founder Peter Sunde got really pessimistic about the future of the World Wide Web. Sunde says that we’ve taken power from those who should […] The post Pirate Bay Co-founder: We’ve Lost the Internet to Capitalists appeared first on Geek.com.
(WWW) World Wide Web Anniversary. The World Wide Web was founded in 1990. I wonder what the future holds for the information superhighway. #www #wwwaniverary The post World Wide Web Anniversary appeared first on Courageous Christian Father. ©2004-2017 by Steve Patterson of Courageous Christian Father.
Celebrate World Wide Web Day (8/1) and learn more about the Internet by exploring this website.
It's a wide world of shopping out there on the web, filled with a lot of great and not-so-great rugs but things can get pricey fast. If you're on the market for a new floor covering to jazz up your bedroom, entry way, living room and beyond, here are 12 of those great options...for under $100. READ MORE »
Today’s world is digital. Consumers are inundated with digital devices, filled with social media, email campaigns and digital marketplaces. There is no breaking free from the World Wide Web -- it’s part of even our most simple daily routines...
Media professor and philosopher foresaw invention of the World Wide Web nearly 30 years before the medium was created.
In Washington, D.C., bad ideas never die – they just get new Congressional bill numbers. There is no notion so dreadful nor roundly rejected – that an additional dash of crony campaign cash can’t resuscitate it. In DC, the Walking Dead don’t eat long pig – they eat pork. Show More Summary
Introduction Can anyone tell the best part about growing up in the 90s? The obvious answer is Technology!! As is evident from previous 2 blogs, 90s was an important decade when it came to technological development. World Wide Web caught people’s attention after rise of internet in earlier years of the decade. Show More Summary
The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions is the respected global body representing libraries all over the world; in an open letter to the World Wide Web Consortium, the organization says the recent decision...Show More Summary
GIF. Gizmodo Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the World Wide Web, listed his top worries for the future of his creation earlier this year. One of his biggest concerns is the increasingly dense terms of service agreements that companies ask users to sign. Show More Summary
The World Wide Web is always evolving, and user expectations constantly respond to prevailing trends. Navigation habits become conditioned by content management system (CMS) templates, common screen layouts, search bar locations, and menu designs that shape how people use popular websites. And libraries have to keep pace.
Five days ago, the World Wide Web Consortium announced that it would go ahead with its project of making DRM for web-video, and that the Director, Tim Berners-Lee had overruled or decided not to act further on all objections about the dangers this posed to legitimate and important activities including security audits, accessibility adaptation and competition. (more…)
4 Top Tips for Starting a Successful Online Business The world wide web is ripe with opportunities for the savvy business man or woman to start their own successful enterprise. In the digital age, we are more connected than ever which...Show More Summary
The code that runs the World Wide Web was still being written when attorney Mike Godwin came up with a simple law: Sooner or later in any online argument, someone will bring up Hitler. Today, the 1990 adage known as Godwin’s Law seems more appropriate than ever, as social media has turned civil discourse into…
Bitcoin documentary 3:58 This episode of Wonders of the World Wide Web shows the fascinating world of the bitcoin. Submitted by: SquirrelMonkey Regular Keywords: bitcoin bitcoins Views: 54
It's hard work being online these days. What with all of the "fake news" and "viral posts" corrupting the World Wide Web. So how are you supposed to know what's real and what's bullcrap, or rather, bull shark crap? More »
Today the University is holding graduation ceremonies for St Andrews University graduates in the Sciences. St Andrews has a strong history of science teaching and research, through the work of […]