World Wide Web

Usenet – Great History and even better Future?

December 30, 2011
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In the year 2011 the WorldWideWeb celebrated its 21st Birthday, not with a big bang, but many people will remember the start of the WWW in 1990. 21 years is an impressive age in a time where computers are getting thinner and lighter every year and Smartphones are more powerful than most of the computers […]

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“//” In http:// Was A Mistake, Says Tim Berners-Lee

October 17, 2009
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For decades, Internet users have been typing in http:// in front of the websites they wanted to visit, but according to one of the inventors behind World Wide Web, the two forward slashes was partially a mistake. Actually you don’t even have to enter http:// in front of the domain name, most browsers today, if […]

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