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The World Wide Web Turns 25

Today is the official birthday, but the Web was not actually born on this date 

How Hackers Take Down Web Sites [Video]

Many of the Web sites we visit every day are under cyber attack by malicious hackers looking to disrupt business transactions, discourage people from using a particular online service or exact payback for some real or perceived slight.

February 11, 2014 — Larry Greenemeier
We are the world: Web's designer launches foundation to bring invention to all

We are the world: Web's designer launches foundation to bring invention to all

It’s a lofty goal: make the World Wide Web truly global. Now, the Web's inventor says he'll try to do just that.

The new World Wide Web Foundation, founded by Tim Berners-Lee, will launch next year to bring the Web to people who don’t have ready access to it, the organization announced today — an effort that reflects what Berners-Lee says is the inherent populist nature of the Web.

September 15, 2008 — Jordan Lite
The Semantic Web

The Semantic Web

A new form of Web content that is meaningful to computers will unleash a revolution of new possibilities

May 1, 2001 — Tim Berners-Lee, James Hendler and Ora Lassila
The Future of Computing (circa 1999)

The Future of Computing (circa 1999)

M.I.T.'s Laboratory for Computer Science is developing a new infrastructure for information technologies--the Oxygen system--that promises to realize a vision long held by the lab's director: helping people do more by doing less

March 12, 2009 — Michael L. Dertouzos
The Semantic Web in Action

The Semantic Web in Action

Corporate applications are well under way, and consumer uses are emerging

January 19, 2009 — Lee Feigenbaum, Ivan Herman, Tonya Hongsermeier, Eric Neumann and Susie Stephens
The World Wide Web Turns 25

Today is the official birthday, but the Web was not actually born on this date 

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