Activists marched to Tim Berners-Lee's
NeowinActivists marched to Tim Berners-Lee's office to protest EME DRMNeowinA small artist-led group called Ethics in Tech held a small demo on Saturday in Cambridge Massachusetts. The demonstrators met at Cambridge City Hall Lawn at 2 PM and marched to Tim Berners-Lee's office in an attempt to sway the web creator's decision ...
Posted on 15 May 2017 | 7:42 am
Tim Berners-Lee : l'IA pourrait amener au
ZDNet FranceTim Berners-Lee : l'IA pourrait amener au revenu universel de baseZDNet France"Nous allons arriver au point que les machines occuperont un grand nombre d'emplois" assure Tim Berners-Lee. La veille, questionné sur l'impact de l'automatisation, Michael Dell avait donné son point de vue : "La technologie a toujours crée et détruit ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 12:31 am
Tim Berners-Lee: AI may lead to universal
IT PROTim Berners-Lee: AI may lead to universal basic incomeIT PROSir Tim Berners-Lee believes the use of AI in the workplace may necessitate a universal basic income for people whose jobs are automated. Speaking at Dell EMC World, the inventor of the web discussed some of the fears surrounding AI, including the idea ...
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 4:46 am
UCD genetic scientist elected fellow of
Irish TimesUCD genetic scientist elected fellow of Royal SocietyIrish TimesA genetic scientist based at University College Dublin has been elected a fellow of the Royal Society in recognition of his scientific research. Kenneth Wolfe is professor of genomic evolution at UCD's School of Medicine and Conway Institute. His ...and more »
Posted on 8 May 2017 | 5:26 am
What must we do to stop child mental slave
New VisionWhat must we do to stop child mental slave trade?New VisionImagining that websites are heavenly manna automatically updated by angelic beings just like News sites Jerusalem Post, CNN, BBC do. Yet the brain child of Tim Berners Lee needs mortal man to modify and verify its contents through study of hard copy ...
Posted on 8 May 2017 | 1:09 am
Which mind-blowing Guinness World Record
1990: Without this event, you would not be reading this! Tim Berners-Lee creates the first hypertext browser, which launches later as the World Wide Web. 1989: Ah, 1989, a good year for juggling. Anthony Gatto broke the record in Taylor Swift's birth year ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:54 am
Opening doors to open data at the University
In 2009 Professor Sir Tim Berners-Lee famously called for a step-change in our access to information. In a hugely influential TED talk he asked everyone – government, companies and organisations – to demand and provide “raw data, now”. Barriers to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:36 am
Responsive Web Design: Where Do We Go From
And yet, Sir Tim Berners Lee had a vision for a web that was capable of going anywhere. Was he insane? Sir Tim’s vision for the web was that content could be created once and accessed from anywhere. Disparate but related pieces of “hypermedia ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:09 am
We all need a personal API in an age of
All of which brings us to question 2: what can we do about it? Speaking at IPEXPO in London last year, the web’s prime mover Sir Tim Berners-Lee said that members of the public must start to regard their own data as a personal asset, and take back ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The OS that changed everything: happy 20th
There are many great days in the history of technology, from man walking on the moon to the invention of the world wide web by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. One day that for better or worse will always be remembered was 20 years ago today, August 24, 1995 ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:36 am