✓ Weaving the Web: The Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web || ✓ PDF Download by ↠ Tim Berners-Lee
Named one of the greatest minds of the 20th century by Time, Tim Berners Lee is responsible for one of that century s most important advancements the world wide web Now, this low profile genius who never personally profitted from his invention offers a compelling protrait of his invention He reveals the Web s origins and the creation of the now ubiquitous http and wwNamed one of the greatest minds of the 20th century by Time, Tim Berners Lee is responsible for one of that century s most important advancements the world wide web Now, this low profile genius who never personally profitted from his invention offers a compelling protrait of his invention He reveals the Web s origins and the creation of the now ubiquitous http and www acronyms and shares his views on such critical issues as censorship, privacy, the increasing power of softeware companies , and the need to find the ideal balance between commercial and social forces He offers insights into the true nature of the Web, showing readers how to use it to its fullest advantage And he presents his own plan for the Web s future, calling for the active support and participation of programmers, computer manufacturers, and social organizations to manage and maintain this valuable resource so that it can remain a powerful force for social change and an outlet for individual creativity.
Sir Timothy John Tim Berners Lee, OM, KBE, FRS, FREng, FRSA, DFBCS born 8 June 1955 , also known as TimBL , is a British computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web He made a proposal for an information management system in March 1989, and he implemented the first successful communication between a Hypertext Transfer Protocol HTTP client and server via the Internet sometime around mid November.Berners Lee is the director of the World Wide Web Consortium W3C , which oversees the Web s continued development He is also the founder of the World Wide Web Foundation, and is a senior researcher and holder of the Founders Chair at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory CSAIL He is a director of the Web Science Research Initiative WSRI , and a member of the advisory board of the MIT Center for Collective Intelligence.In 2004, Berners Lee was knighted for his pioneering work In April 2009, he was elected a foreign associate of the United States National Academy of Sciences He was honoured as the Inventor of the World Wide Web during the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony, in which he appeared in person, working with a vintage NeXT Computer at the London Olympic Stadium He tweeted This is for everyone , which instantly was spelled out in LCD lights attached to the chairs of the 80,000 people in the audience.In June 2009 then British Prime Minister Gordon Brown announced Berners Lee would work with the UK Government to help make data open and accessible on the Web, building on the work of the Power of Information Task Force Berners Lee and Professor Nigel Shadbolt are the two key figures behind data, a UK Government project to open up almost all data acquired for official purposes for free re use Commenting on the opening up of Ordnance Survey data in April 2010 Berners Lee said that The changes signal a wider cultural change in Government based on an assumption that information should be in the public domain unless there is a good reason not to not the other way around He went on to say Greater openness, accountability and transparency in Government will give people greater choice and make it easier for individuals to get directly involved in issues that matter to them In November 2009, Berners Lee launched the World Wide Web Foundation in order to Advance the Web to empower humanity by launching transformative programs that build local capacity to leverage the Web as a medium for positive change Berners Lee is one of the pioneer voices in favour of Net Neutrality, and has expressed the view that ISPs should supply connectivity with no strings attached, and should neither control nor monitor customers browsing activities without their expressed consent He advocates the idea that net neutrality is a kind of human network right Threats to the Internet, such as companies or governments that interfere with or snoop on Internet traffic, compromise basic human network rights Berners Lee joined the board of advisors of start up State, based in London.As of May 2012, Berners Lee is President of the Open Data Institute.The Alliance for Affordable Internet A4AI was launched in October 2013 and Berners Lee is leading the coalition of public and private organisations that includes Google, Facebook, Intel and Microsoft The A4AI seeks to make Internet access affordable so that access is broadened in the developing world, where only 31% of people are online Berners Lee will help to decrease internet access prices so that they fall below the UN Broadband Commission s worldwide target of 5% of monthly income.
✓ Weaving the Web: The Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web || ✓ PDF Download by ↠ Tim Berners-Lee 352 Tim Berners-Lee
Title: ✓ Weaving the Web: The Original Design and Ultimate Destiny of the World Wide Web || ✓ PDF Download by ↠ Tim Berners-Lee