The Web turns 20

The Web turns 20

Summary: It's hard to believe that just 20 years ago the Worldwide Web was merely a diagram. Sir Tim Berners Lee created a wonkish document dubbed "Information Management: A proposal"and created the infrastructure a lot of us depend on to a make a living.

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It's hard to believe that just 20 years ago the Worldwide Web was merely a diagram. Sir Tim Berners Lee created a wonkish document dubbed "Information Management: A proposal"and created the infrastructure a lot of us depend on to a make a living.

This was the Web 20 years ago:

Also see: Gallery: The World Wide Web hits 20

Today, it's our conduit to the world. Charles Cooper and Marshall Kirkpatrick have fine odes to Berners Lee and the Web. I'd just like to say that I'm thankful for the Web.

Here's a video outlining the next evolution of the Web courtesy of TED:

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  • The Web turns 20

    And to think I was here to watch it expand every step of the way. They grow up so fast....
    Loverock Davidson
  • NeXT

    Like it or not, Steve Jobs was there. It was HIS NeXT....
    kitko