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

Thursday, March 13, 2014 | More »

The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee, called on Wednesday for bill of rights to protect freedom of speech on the Internet and users’ rights after leaks about government surveillance of online activity. Exactly 25 years since the London-born computer scientist invented the web, B...


Father of the Web scolds ‘hypocritical’ West over spying

The British inventor of the World Wide Web accused Western governments of hypocrisy in spying on the Internet while lecturing repressive leaders across the world for doing exactly the same. Tim Berners-Lee, a London-born computer scientist who invented the Web in 1989 as the Berlin Wall crumbled, sa...

26 June, 2013 | More »

Inventor Of The Web In India

Sir Tim Berners-Lee is in India. Berners-Lee is credited as the ‘inventor’ of the World Wide Web, making the first proposal for it in 1989. But for Lee, we would still have the Internet, but not the ‘www’ bit that makes handshaking and sharing between computers possible. Hypertext Transfer P...

22 March, 2011 | More »