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The worlds oldest websites

Even if you can’t name the inventor of the World Wide Web (It’s Tim Berners-Lee!), you’ll probably want to celebrate one of the information network’s most important milestones. 1,239 more words



“Innovation is serendipity, so you don’t know what people will make.” – Tim Berners Lee

Almost 25 years back when Tim Berners Lee invented the World Wide Web, he knew that this invention is going to revolutionize the existence of the entire mankind. 716 more words

Design for Digital Media Environments - Post 27 - History of the Internet

So what is the internet and how did it start?

1965- The first ever connection between two computers happened using packet switching.

1969- The first attempt to send a message between two computers failed as the system crashed halfway throw changing the message from ‘login’ to ‘lo’. 107 more words

Design For Digital Media Environments

You Can’t Navigate out of a MOOC

My career in libraries began as a detour from religious studies, with a part-time graduate student job at the UVa Library’s Electronic Text Center. Once I started down this path, for better or worse, I never returned to a traditional academic career. 3,384 more words

Digital Humanities

Inside The Dark Web - Documentary

Twenty-five years after the World Wide Web was created, the issue of surveillance has become the greatest controversy of its existence. With many concerned that governments and corporations can monitor people’s every move, this programme meets hackers and scientists who are using technology to fight back, as well as the law enforcement officers who believe it’s leading to opportunities for risk-free crimes. 14 more words


Web 1.0, Web 2.0, Web 3.0, onwards & upwards?

So, what version is your web then?  Web 1.0, Web 2.0 or have you got the latest??

Web 2.0

At a web conference in 2001 Tim O’Reilly made popular the phrase Web 2.0 (O’Reilly, 2005).  581 more words