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Can Democracy Survive the Internet?

The title of this post is part of the title of a column by Dan Balz in the 23 April 2017 issue of the Washington Post.  485 more words

Transactive Memory

Even a Web Founder Worries about Today’s Connected World Climate

Can a world wide web creator be a doubter about what he helped to create?

I’ve just finished reading The Innovators by Walter Isaacson, a book that highlights the many people who helped create, step-by-step, the digital world where we now reside. 321 more words

21st Century Life

Stay hungry . . .

“Anyone who lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.”

Tim Berners-Lee


Business Insider: Sir Tim Berners-Lee asks if Twitter is 'actually a net good for the planet?'

Business Insider: Sir Tim Berners-Lee asks if Twitter is ‘actually a net good for the planet?’. “Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, on Monday called out Twitter as an example of why many people are ‘re-thinking’ how to regulate the internet.”

Around The Search & Social Media World


The man who invented the World Wide Web in 1989, Tim Berners-Lee, says we ought to “rethink” the whole enterprise and stop the spread of “nasty, mean ideas” ( … 92 more words


Tim Berners-Lee: selling private citizens' browsing data is 'disgusting'

As the world wide web creator agreed to the prestigious Turing award, “hes talking to” Sam Thielman about the US Congresss rollback of privacy rules and forge news… 1,503 more words


We have come a long way after the Internet and the World Wide Web was invented by British computer scientist, Tim Berners-Lee, in 1980 at CERN laboratory in Switzerland.  121 more words