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Queen Elizabeth honors Marc Andreessen, others with engineering prize

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The first QEPrize will go to Andreessen along with Louis Pouzin, Robert Kahn, Vinton Cert and Tim Berners-Lee for ground-breaking work that led to the Internet and World Wide Web. [Read more]...
Queen Elizabeth honors Marc Andreessen, others with engineering prize

Coming to an e-book or car near you: the Web

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Marrying the broad reach of the Web with two narrow domains, members of the World Wide Web Consortium now have groups adapting Web technology for the automotive and publishing industries. [Read more]...
Coming to an e-book or car near you: the Web

Andreessen, Cerf, Berners-Lee Share U.K. Engineering Prize

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Time for Robert Kahn, Vint Cerf, Louis Pouzin, Tim Berners-Lee, Marc Andreessen to book a trip to London to go see the Queen: The five men are sharing the first-ever Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, honoring their contributions to the Internet and the World Wide Web. More details about the...
Andreessen, Cerf, Berners-Lee Share U.K. Engineering Prize
When animals attract: Inside Anthrocon, the Furry utopia

Sweep the Sleaze

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Promising to make you look wired and magically promote your content in social networks, the Like, Retweet, and +1 buttons occupy a good spot on pretty much every page of the World Wide Web. Because of this, almost every major site and world brand is providing free advertising for Twitter...
Sweep the Sleaze

The World Wide Web is 20 years old today

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20 years ago today, on April 30 1993, CERN contributed the technologies underpinning the World Wide Web to the royalty-free public domain. These simple technologies -- the humble URL, HTTP, and HTML -- were developed by Tim Berners-Lee at CERN in the early '90s, but it wasn't until they were...
The World Wide Web is 20 years old today
Sir Tim Berners-Lee's Web Index measures the internet's impact on society
DARPA's 'revolutionary' laser research hopes to boost military radar and keep clocks in sync

Introducing The Next Web Global Job Board. A job board for the WORLD Wide Web.

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Today we’re proud to reveal The Next Web Global Job Board. We’ve had plans to launch this for some time but had always held out to ensure we could provide a job board with a difference. After all, there are plenty already out there. So why is the TNW Global...
Introducing The Next Web Global Job Board. A job board for the WORLD Wide Web.

W3C aims to boost cooperation on standards with China

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The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is bringing its technical and management staff to China for the first time as a way to increase collaboration between the nation's Internet industry and the Web standards group....
W3C aims to boost cooperation on standards with China
Get your discount ticket for APPNATION NYC + APPNATION TV 3.0 Summit
Physicist suggests you can reach any internet page with 19 clicks or less

Editorial Board: Publication year: 2010Source: Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web, ... http://bit.ly/aEu8zF

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Editorial Board: Publication year: 2010Source: Web Semantics: Science, Services and Agents on the World Wide Web, ... http://bit.ly/aEu8zF
Watch this: AT&T's 'Challenge of Change,' a vision of the future in 1961

W3C launches Web standards documentation site

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In an effort to better acquaint Web developers with the open technologies that can be used to build Web applications, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has launched a Web site with tutorials and other documentation that cover most of today's Web standards, including the emerging HTML5 set of standards....
W3C launches Web standards documentation site

Happy 30th Birthday, Internet!

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An important part of the modern-day Internet (the TCP/IP protocol, which is among our favorite protocols) turned the Big Three-Oh on New Year's Day. An important structural component of the modern-day Internet celebrated its 30th birthday this week, according to a post on Google's Official blog. The standard computer...
Happy 30th Birthday, Internet!
MIT.edu, DOJ.gov, W3.gov All Currently Down Following Investigation Into Swartz Tragedy

Cutting Iran off the world wide web

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Is Iran's national internet intended to cut it off from the world?...
Cutting Iran off the world wide web

Netflix coming to HTML5 just as soon as the DRM ducks are in a row

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Netflix users on Windows and OS X currently depend on Microsoft's Silverlight plugin to watch videos. With Silverlight no longer under active development, the company is looking at alternative delivery systems for its app-free, browser-based video delivery. The answer it's picked is, unsurprisingly, HTML5, but as the company details...
Netflix coming to HTML5 just as soon as the DRM ducks are in a row

<a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/3357073.stm">BBC</a>: "The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee, has been awarded a knighthood for his pioneering work."

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<a href="http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/3357073.stm">BBC</a>: "The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee, has been awarded a knighthood for his pioneering work."

✱"The market is booming for newspapers on the World Wide Web," Mr. Kelsey said. http://j.mp/aIglwa

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✱"The market is booming for newspapers on the World Wide Web," Mr. Kelsey said. http://j.mp/aIglwa

Berners-Lee Talks up Online Friends and a Social Web

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The man who invented the World Wide Web says that the technology is all about being social, so people need to use it to stretch themselves....
Berners-Lee Talks up Online Friends and a Social Web

✱"The market is booming for newspapers on the World Wide Web," Mr. Kelsey said. http://j.mp/aIglwa

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✱"The market is booming for newspapers on the World Wide Web," Mr. Kelsey said. http://j.mp/aIglwa

Where the women are: Online

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As the Web grows more social and more mobile, women - entrepreneurs and users - are heeding the call. By Jennifer Alsever, contributor FORTUNE -- It's a woman's World Wide Web. Today's online experience is increasingly about connecting with people and sharing information -- and female users have responded enthusiastically....
Where the women are: Online

Kids As Young As Six Now Watching Porn Online

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SFW. (Photo: Hashgram) Oh no, our world’s children are succumbing to the perils of the World Wide Web. A new survey of 19,000 parents worldwide said their kids browse porn as early as age six and begin e-flirting at eight years old. The news comes from Bitdefender, a Bucharest-based antivirus company, that compiled the...
Kids As Young As Six Now Watching Porn Online

HP's new all-in-one printer adds more to that 'all', turns into a WiFi hotspot

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While all-in-one printers usually tote print, copy, scan and fax capabilities, we're hardly ones to complain if we get something more. The aptly-named HP Hotspot LaserJet Pro M1218nfs also crams in a WiFi hotspot -- opening up the world wide web for access on up to eight devices at...
HP's new all-in-one printer adds more to that 'all', turns into a WiFi hotspot

W3C teams with Apple, Google, Mozilla on WebPlatform, a guide to building the open web (video)

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The World Wide Web Consortium might just be the United Nations of web development, as it's bringing together some frequent enemies to fight for a common cause through WebPlatform.org. The collaboration will see Adobe, Apple, Facebook, Google, HP, Microsoft, Mozilla, Nokia and Opera pool educational resources to create a...
W3C teams with Apple, Google, Mozilla on WebPlatform, a guide to building the open web (video)

Get rid of 'digital handcuffs', says European Commission vice-president

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Neelie Kroes echoes comments made by Sir Tim Berners-Lee, backing open web and saying rigid approach can limit innovationThe openness of the web needs to be protected and "digital handcuffs" need to be removed, Neelie Kroes, the vice-president of the European Commission with responsibility for Europe's digital agenda, has said.Speaking...
Get rid of 'digital handcuffs', says European Commission vice-president
Marissa Mayer tells Yahoo crew to "keep moving" as she figures out how to fix things

Apple's Sir Jonathan Ive wins British Visionary Innovator award

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Ive won by a large margin with almost fifty per cent of the vote (46.6%). In second place was Sir Tim Berners-Lee (inventor of the world wide web) with 18.8 per cent of the vote....
Apple's Sir Jonathan Ive wins British Visionary Innovator award
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