Web founder Berners-Lee calls for online "Magna Carta" to protect users

Exactly 25 years since the London-born computer scientist invented the web, Berners-Lee said there was a need for a charter like England`s historic Magna Carta to help guarantee fundamental principles online.

Web creator Berners says ‘computers can do whatever you can imagine’

Berners-Lee spoke of how Aaron Swartz, a co-founder of Reddit who committed suicide aged 26 earlier this month, had used his programming skills to change the world.