A blockchain-based token representing the original source code for the World Wide Web sold for $5.4-million at Sotheby’s in an online auction on Wednesday, the auction house said.
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The original source code for the World Wide Web that was written by its inventor Tim Berners-Lee is up for sale at Sotheby’s as part of a non-fungible token, with bids starting at just $1 000.
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, has said the dominance of Internet giants is a “fad” that does not have to endure.
Tim Berners-Lee, the British computer scientist who was knighted for inventing the Internet navigation system known as the World Wide Web, wants to remake cyberspace once again.
Network providers must ensure cost is not preventing people from accessing critical information online, the World Wide Web Foundation has warned.
World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee has warned that “the Web is not working for women and girls”, in an open letter to mark the 31st anniversary of its creation.
The same governments and companies that have allowed bad practices to proliferate now will behave differently? Not going to happen.
World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee has warned of a “digital dystopia” as he launches a global action plan aimed at tackling misuse of the Web.
World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee has warned that the Internet’s power for good is being “subverted” by those spreading hatred and threatening democracy.
Google has dedicated its home page doodle to the World Wide Web to mark the system’s 30th anniversary.