Chapter 2: How the Web Spread When No One Knew What It Was
May 13, 2019
It’s 1991. Tim Berners-Lee comes into work, opens up his computer, that very same NeXT machine where the code for the World Wide Web originated just a year earlier, and checks his email. It’s a routine most of us have. He’s looking for something specific though and, after not too long, he finds it. Overnight […]
Chapter 1: First Things First, What is the Web?
March 18, 2019
What is the World Wide Web? Well, that’s easy. It’s the Uniform Resource Locator (URL), the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), and Hypertext Markup Language (HTML). Three acronyms loosely connected on a decentralized string of servers and clients all bound together so that we can watch cat videos and check email and read the news and […]