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As the Web Turns 30, Its Inventor Explains 3 Ways It Went Wrong—and How to Fix It



 
 
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Old March 12th 19, 01:06 PM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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Default As the Web Turns 30, Its Inventor Explains 3 Ways It Went Wrong—and How to Fix It

As the Web Turns 30, Its Inventor Explains 3 Ways It Went Wrong—and How
to Fix It
Full story:
http://fortune.com/2019/03/11/internet-web-birtday-inventor-tim-berners-lee/

Happy Birthday, World Wide Web. It was 30 years ago that British
engineer Sir Tim Berners-Lee effectively created the medium that has
made communication instantaneous and cheap, spawned a generation of
content surfers, launched many a billion-dollar business, and upended
nearly every industry.

To celebrate, Berners-Lee wrote a somber reflection on where the
web—which along the way lost its early capitalization—is today. “The web
has become a public square, a library, a doctor’s office, a shop, a
school, a design studio, an office, a cinema, a bank, and so much more,”
he wrote, but it is also rife with “dysfunction.” He then called on
governments, companies, and users alike to unite in combatting those
problems before they get worse.

“While the web has created opportunity, given marginalized groups a
voice, and made our daily lives easier, it has also created opportunity
for scammers, given a voice to those who spread hatred, and made all
kinds of crime easier to commit,” Berners-Lee wrote, before outlining
each of the three areas of dysfunctions in more detail:

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Old March 13th 19, 12:39 PM posted to alt.comp.os.windows-10,alt.conspiracy,comp.lang.c,alt.comp.freeware
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Could we go back to 30 years of internet and skip politics and economy?

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Old March 13th 19, 01:28 PM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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HAL 9000: "I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ8cAGm6JE

An excerpt from the 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" directed by
Stanley Kubrick.

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Old March 14th 19, 08:19 AM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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Default 2001: A Space Odyssey - HAL 9000

On 3/13/2019 12:28 PM, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

HAL 9000: "I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ8cAGm6JE

An excerpt from the 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" directed by
Stanley Kubrick.

I know the one you mean, but I can't see you point.
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Old March 14th 19, 03:30 PM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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Default 2001: A Space Odyssey - HAL 9000

On 3/14/2019 3:19 PM, Martin Edwards wrote:
On 3/13/2019 12:28 PM, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

HAL 9000: "I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ8cAGm6JE

An excerpt from the 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" directed by
Stanley Kubrick.

I know the one you mean, but I can't see you point.


The collective can become one HAL 9000!

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Old March 14th 19, 03:32 PM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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Default 2001: A Space Odyssey - HAL 9000

In article ,
Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:
On 3/14/2019 3:19 PM, Martin Edwards wrote:
On 3/13/2019 12:28 PM, Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

HAL 9000: "I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ8cAGm6JE

An excerpt from the 1968 film "2001: A Space Odyssey" directed by
Stanley Kubrick.

I know the one you mean, but I can't see you point.


The collective can become one HAL 9000!


Whatever that means...

Incidentally, I thought the famous quote was:

"I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't let you do that"

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Old March 14th 19, 05:16 PM posted to alt.comp.freeware,alt.comp.os.windows-10,comp.lang.c,alt.conspiracy,alt.usenet
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Default 2001: A Space Odyssey - HAL 9000

On 3/14/2019 10:32 PM, Kenny McCormack wrote:
In article ,
Mr. Man-wai Chang wrote:

I know the one you mean, but I can't see you point.


The collective can become one HAL 9000!


Whatever that means...

Incidentally, I thought the famous quote was:

"I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't let you do that"


The firmware of Boeing 737 Max 8? Anyway....

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