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Samuel Weiler Privacy and Security Strategist e-mail weiler w3. The research topics for his Masters and Ph. As Vint points out, a packet is a bit like a postcard with a simple address on it. One cannot catalog in one place all the many many things Robert has done for the Web. Unruh Bryan Webber Alex Wilkie.

Berners-Lee receives $1.2 million prize in honor of contribution

Tim Berners-Lee

He fleshed out the core communication protocols needed for transmitting Web pages: Although his inventions have undergone rapid changes since then, the underlying technology is precisely the same. His recent project -- which experts say is potentially as revolutionary as the World Wide Web itself -- is called the Semantic Web. The project is an attempt to standardize how information is stored on the Internet and to organize automatically the jungle of data found today on the Net into a "web" of concepts.

By attaching meaning to data behind the scenes, computers can do a better job of searching for information. In his acceptance speech, Berners-Lee focused on technology as an evolving process that was just in the beginning.

There are so many new things to make, limited only by our imagination. And I think it's important for anybody who's going through school or college wondering what to do, to remember that now," he said. Copyright The Associated Press. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Since then, the site has gone on to redefine our lives online. Tech and gadgets on NBCNews. Successivamente trascorse due anni alla Plessey Telecommunications Ltd, per passare nel alla D.

Nel trascorse sei mesi, da giugno a dicembre, al CERN come consulente nel campo dell' ingegneria del software. Nel propose [4] un progetto globale sull' ipertesto , poi noto come World Wide Web. Il 13 gennaio partecipa come testimonial al lancio del nuovo logo di TIM , figurando anche nello spot girato presso la suggestiva e futurista location delle "Bolle" di Bassano del Grappa , sede principale della Distilleria Nardini ; alla campagna partecipano inoltre Pif e Fabio Fazio in altri due spot [5].

W , ha scritto il primo server per il World Wide Web, httpd , e il primo client un browser e un editor , WorldWideWeb , nell'ottobre del Internet deve restare gratis, aperto e neutrale". Premio Turing — 4 aprile [9]. Da Wikipedia, l'enciclopedia libera. URL consultato il 18 novembre He loosed it on the world.

And he more than anyone else has fought to keep it open, nonproprietary and free.

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