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Notes from WWW 2014

Last week on behalf of SOCIAM I attended the 23th International World Wide Web Conference,  WWW2014, which is the premiere academic forum for web-related research. 2,587 more words

Social Machines

The day I turned down Tim Berners-Lee - Ian Ritchie

Imagine it’s late 1990, and you’ve just met a nice young man named Tim Berners-Lee, who starts telling you about his proposed system called the World Wide Web. 24 more words


Digital Amnesia: Where did the old internet go? Or, the SpaceJam site circa 1996 has been updated...

I remember walking across the ploughed furrows of a field with my grandfather as a child, him picking a small stone from the soil and showing it to me. 434 more words

वेब का इतिहास-(History of the Web)!!

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वेब का इतिहास(History of the Web)

Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web in 1989, about 20 years after the first connection was established over what is today known as the Internet.

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A surfing leviathan

The Internet: a virtual wild west of our own creation.

Since its ‘invention’ by Sir Tim Berners-Lee our lives have been captured, transfixed and enslaved by a leviathan which straddles the globe. 418 more words


Unlawful Things: The enduring appeal of Doctor Faustus

Marlowe’s best-known play Doctor Faustus was a major inspiration for Unlawful Things. Is there such a thing as too much knowledge? When should mysteries be left unsolved? 373 more words



The conference/exhibition center where I am spending my time at the moment is in Korea and is called Corex. I wonder why? Anyway, it is well sited as just across the road there is a Buddhist temple. 139 more words