"We should work toward a universal linked information system, in which generality and portability are more important than fancy graphics techniques and complex extra facilities."
"The aim would be to allow a place to be found for any information or reference which one felt was important, and a way of finding it afterwards. The result should be sufficiently attractive to use that it the information contained would grow past a critical threshold, so that the usefulness the scheme would in turn encourage its increased use."
Friday, March 13, 2009
20 Years Since Web Invisioned By Berners-Lee
20 years ago today Tim Berners-Lee published his "Information Management: A proposal" and the rest is history. Here is an interesting snip from his modest conclusions:I think he's more than achieved his goal!