Many, many years ago, Tim Berners-Lee wrote this page of answers to (genuinely) frequently asked questions he got from school kids working on reports. I absolutely love the clear straightforward language he uses to describe concepts like hypertext, packet switching, and HTTP.
Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
Monday, March 20th, 2017
There’s something very endearing about this docudrama retelling of the story of the web.
Thursday, July 7th, 2016
Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
Friday, October 7th, 2011
While others recall Steve Jobs’s legacy with Apple, Tim Berners-Lee recounts the importance of NeXT.
Sunday, November 21st, 2010
An inspiring State Of The Web address by Tim Berners-Lee. He can't resist pitching linked data at the end, but it's mostly a stirring call to arms.
Thursday, May 28th, 2009
Eleven years old and more relevant than ever.
Sunday, March 8th, 2009
This is the ur-spring: Tim Berners Lee's original proposal for "Mesh", later "World Wide Web."
Thursday, November 22nd, 2007
TIm Berners-Lee explains what the "graph" part of "social graph" means. I'm still not keen on the term but I really love the idea (although I also disagree about the building blocks required today).
Monday, October 15th, 2007
David Smith has written a brilliant overview of how the perception of the Web is converging towards Tim Berners-Lee original vision of a read/write environment.
Thursday, November 9th, 2006
Sir Tim Berners-Lee and others call for the creation and recognition of a new discipline: "What we really want is for people around the world to start calling themselves web scientists."
Wednesday, March 22nd, 2006
Writing a presentation on web accessibility? Tired of the usual "The power of the web..." quote?
Monday, January 2nd, 2006
Sir Tim Berners-Lee has a blog.