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Tim Berners-Lee

Google Doodle celebrates 30th anniversary of World Wide Web

English scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the WWW in 1989 and wrote the first web browser in 1990.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:00 AM IST

Father of internet Tim Berners-Lee congratulates India on net neutrality rules

Taking to twitter, the man who invented the World Wide Web (WWW) said, “Well done India!”

Feb 09, 2016, 18:56 PM IST

Just say no to Facebook's, says inventor of World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee

Turns out, Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web said ‘just say no’ to Facebook’s 

Oct 13, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Inventor of World Wide Web warns of threat to internet

The British inventor of the World Wide Web warned on Saturday that the freedom of the internet is under threat by governments and corporations interested in controlling the web.

Sep 28, 2014, 05:40 AM IST

World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee to give lecture in Qatar next week

As the World Wide Web turns 25 next month, its inventor Tim Berners-Lee will speak about the journey ahead for this technology in Qatar next week.

Mar 18, 2014, 18:24 PM IST

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.

Mar 12, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

‘Father of Web’ Tim Berners-Lee says China will dismantle ‘great firewall’

China`s rulers will ultimately take it upon themselves to dismantle the "great firewall" that limits its people`s access to the Internet because doing so will boost China`s economy, the inventor of the World Wide Web said.

Nov 22, 2013, 08:57 AM IST

CERN continues search for world’s first web page

Scientists at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) have taken on a project to uncover the world`s first web page in a bit to preserve a slice of its history.

Jun 13, 2013, 14:17 PM IST

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.

Jan 28, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

Web founder says Facebook is a trap

Tim Berners-Lee has warned Facebook and Linkedln represent one of the several threats to future of web.

Nov 24, 2010, 13:19 PM IST