If you’ve not yet read April 30, 2013 is the 20th anniversary of the intent statement by CERN making World Wide Web (“W3”, or simply “the web”) technology available on a royalty-free basis. http://info.cern.ch/ Read the original document here. (https://cds.cern.ch/record/1164399)
CERN are also working to restore as accurately (and originally) as possible original URL‘s (such as the world’s first URL (http://info.cern.ch/hypertext/WWW/TheProject.html) and associated documents as an ongoing historical archive. Read about it here (http://first-website.web.cern.ch/blog/first-url-active-once-more).
While we’re at it from OpenCulture videos of the internet imagined in 1995 http://www.openculture.com/2012/08/kids_and_less_savvy_marketers_imagine_the_internet_in_1995.html
Updated: 18 May, 2013
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