August 19th, 2019

Happy 28th anniversary of the release of the World Wide Web’s codebase, made public by @TimBerners_Lee on August 19th, 1991:

https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/comp.sys.next.announce/avWAjISncfw

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Pepo

“This project is experimental and of course comes without any warranty whatsoever. However, it could start a revolution in information access.”

# Posted by Pepo on Monday, August 19th, 2019 at 3:21pm

Jay Hoffmann

One of the most important moves in the short history of the Information Age, ongoing and many thanks to TBL

seishonagon

@adactio I’m showing my ignorance here, but TBL refers to the “internet” in the announcement. Was that used only for Usenet and other BBS?

rossk

@seishonagon there are other “internet” applications that predate the web, like email, and gopher.

# Posted by rossk on Monday, August 19th, 2019 at 3:52pm

Jon Dueck

“This project is experimental and of course comes without any warranty whatsoever. However, it could start a revolution in information access.”

# Posted by Jon Dueck on Tuesday, August 20th, 2019 at 12:48am

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