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My Apple gig: Helping 'ePeople' untangle the World Wide Web

Commentary: In honor of Apple's 40th anniversary, CNET's Bonnie Burton recalls working as Web editor of eWorld in the '90s. That was before Facebook, by the way.

By 2 April 2016


World Wide Web creator makes last-minute bid for open Internet in Europe

Tim Berners-Lee pushes for amendments to a proposed European Parliament law that he believes could impede the equal treatment of online traffic, a concept known as Net neutrality.

By 27 October 2015


Eric Schmidt: World Wide Web has yet to live up to its name

Google's executive chairman says the Internet is leaving the majority of the world's population behind.

By 20 June 2012


Happy 20th birthday World Wide Web!

On August 6, 1991, the World Wide Web made its debut as a publicly available service on the Internet. Now, 20 years later, we're giving it a big thank you for revolutionizing the world as we know it.

By 7 August 2011


Humiliation via the World Wide Web

In the age of Google and YouTube, anybody can become a celebrity, villain, or laughingstock in no time.

By 26 February 2008


World Wide Web Consortium releases draft of HTML 5

A major upgrade of HTML is in the works but won't emerge for at least two years.

By 26 January 2008


Bye bye World Wide Web, welcome Giant Global Graph

It's the graph, stupid! Tim Berners-Lee, the father of the World Wide Web, has published a much discussed post about the future "Internet of things."

By 3 December 2007


Legacy: A brave new World Wide Web

Universally taken for granted, Web browsing has changed society forever and created an Information Age generation.

By 14 April 2003


It's a smaller World Wide Web after all

A new study finds there are fewer sites online as people stop registering new Web addresses and abandon some old ones that come with fees attached.

3 January 2002


Turning on the World Wide Web

Ten years ago, Paul Kunz wrote and posted the first American Web page at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. The subsequent chain of events turned the Web into a staple of everyday life.

By 10 December 2001