He Created The Web. Now He’s Out To Remake The Digital World

Tim Berners-Lee wants to put people in control of their personal data. He has technology and a start-up pursuing that goal. Can he succeed?

Web Inventor: Closing Digital Divide Must Be Top Priority

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee said Thursday the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates “the gross inequality” of a world where almost half the population is unable to connect to the internet. He told a high-level U.N. meeting “our number one focus must be to close the digital divide.” Some 3.5 billion people […]

Ambitious Plan To Take Back The Net

The product of a year’s work by the World Wide Web Foundation where WWW inventor Tim Berners-Lee is a founding director, the Contract for the Web seeks commitments from governments and industry to make and keep knowledge freely available — a digital policy agenda true to the design vision of the 30-year-old web.

Berners-Lee: Stop Web’s Downward Plunge

Global action is required to tackle the World Wide Web’s “downward plunge to a dysfunctional future,” its inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee said on the 30 anniversary of its creation.

Father Of Web: Tech Giants May Have To Be Split Up

The Man Who Created The World Wide Web Has Some Regrets