World Wide Web Foundation

Type: Organization
Name: World Wide Web Foundation
Publicerad Jul 18 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 18 2014 - 1 rapporter

UK Surveillance Bill Becomes Law

Privacy Groups Decry Fast-Track Passage, Lack Of DebateHouse of LordsA controversial U.K. "emergency" surveillance bill has become law, just seven days after being introduced to Parliament. But a privacy rights group has already promised to challenge ... [Published CareersInfoSecurity - Jul 18 2014]
Publicerad Jul 18 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 18 2014 - 1 rapporter

Sir Tim Berners-Lee to keynote IP EXPO Europe

Sir Tim Berners-Lee to open IP EXPO EuropeIn his first address to the core IT community of IP EXPO Europe, Sir Tim will outline his 2050 vision for the web and how businesses will use it for competitive advantage.Above all, he’ll look at how businesses ... [Published IP Expo Online - Jul 18 2014]
Publicerad Jul 17 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 17 2014 - 1 rapporter

Cities must step up and publish their data, says World Wide Web Foundation

| Views: 255 Regional and local governments must follow central government efforts to open up data, says a report released this week by the World Wide Web Foundation. Definitions of open data should be flexible to encourage countries to take small steps ... [Published FutureGov - Jul 17 2014]
Publicerad Jul 16 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 16 2014 - 1 rapporter

Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data in Developing Countries (ODDC)

"The open data movement holds out the promise of improving transparency, accountability, citizen participation and economic opportunity across developing countries...Nevertheless, it is not yet clear if open data initiatives are truly delivering on their ... [Published Comminit - Jul 16 2014]
Publicerad Jul 15 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 15 2014 - 1 rapporter

Open data not trusted by officials – study

Officials’ worries about the integrity of data are a barrier to machine-readable data in open data initiatives becoming available, according a study the World Wide Web Foundation (WWWF).The study, entitled “Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data ... [Published HumanIPO - Jul 15 2014]
Publicerad Jul 11 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 11 2014 - 4 rapporter

Lawyers and web experts attack UK’s fast-tracking of surveillance legislation

The World Wide Web Foundation and the U.K. Law Society have both strongly criticized the British government for attempting to fast-track the new Data Retention and Investigation Powers (DRIP) Act , which is meant to keep existing surveillance powers going ... [Published GigaOM - Jul 11 2014]
Publicerad Jul 01 2014 - uppdaterad Jul 01 2014 - 1 rapporter

Tim Berners-Lee

Who is ?:Tim Berners-Lee is the creator of the World Wide Web. He originated the idea of sharing and organizing information from any computer system in any geographical location by using a system of hyperlinks (simple textual connections that "linked" ... [Published About - Jul 01 2014]
Publicerad Jun 26 2014 - uppdaterad Jun 26 2014 - 1 rapporter

Is open data improving governance?

The concept of open data is a simple and attractive one: the information that governments amass as they go about their business should be available for citizens to pour over, helping them solve problems and hold politicians to account.But are the governments ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - Jun 26 2014]
Publicerad May 15 2014 - uppdaterad May 15 2014 - 1 rapporter

Building the Evidence Base for Open Data

“Open data” has become the new paradigm for developed and developing countries alike.  Countries including the UK , Kenya , Ghana , and the United States among many others have launched open data portals (to varying degrees of success) to increase ... [Published Global Health Policy - May 15 2014]
Publicerad May 07 2014 - uppdaterad May 08 2014 - 1 rapporter

Web in danger of Facebook 'takeover'

The inventor of the world wide web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, warned the web is ‘in the balance’ as technology giants against closing parts of the web to new users. Sir Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, today launched a new push to stop ... [Published Telegraph - May 07 2014]
Publicerad May 07 2014 - uppdaterad May 07 2014 - 1 rapporter

Pesco on the "World Wide Weird"

Just like Boing Boing, this year marks the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web. To celebrate, I wrote an essay titled " World Wide Weird ." It's part of the " The Webby 25 for 25 ," a series pieces presented by The Webby Awards, The World Wide Web ... [Published Boing Boing - May 07 2014]
Publicerad Mar 12 2014 - uppdaterad Mar 13 2014 - 2 rapporter

25 years after inventing the web, Tim Berners-Lee invites users to help draft global “bill of rights”

Tim Berners-Lee, the British scientist who effectively invented the web with a proposal 25 years ago on Wednesday, has used the anniversary to establish a campaign called Web We Want . He wants people to sign up to this campaign and help draft a global ... [Published GigaOM - Mar 12 2014]

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"Instead, we are being catapulted into legislation that builds on the badly understood and arguably dysfunctional RIPA legislation," she said. "This bill sets a precedent from which, even with reviews and a sunset clause, I believe it will be hard to row back."
"The open data movement holds out the promise of improving transparency, accountability, citizen participation and economic opportunity across developing countries...Nevertheless, it is not yet clear if open data initiatives are truly delivering on their promises."
Mark Steel, CEO of Imago Techmedia, the organisers of IP EXPO Europe, said: "Who better to hear talking about the future of the Web than the inventor of the Web himself. That Sir Tim Berners-Lee has chosen to share his 2050 vision at IP EXPO Europe reinforces the importance of the European technology community and its growing influence on the global stage"
"When people all over the world get mad at the American NSA, they are forgetting the UK's GCHQ, and they're assuming that they're not a major figure but in fact it's GCHQ who have been doing major spying, it's GCHQ that has been acting as the handmaiden of the NSA."

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UK Surveillance Bill Becomes Law [Published CareersInfoSecurity - Jul 18 2014]
Sir Tim Berners-Lee to keynote IP EXPO Europe [Published IP Expo Online - Jul 18 2014]
Cities must step up and publish their data, say... [Published FutureGov - Jul 17 2014]
Exploring the Emerging Impacts of Open Data in ... [Published Comminit - Jul 16 2014]
Open data not trusted by officials – study [Published HumanIPO - Jul 15 2014]
Lawyers and web experts attack UK’s fast-tracki... [Published GigaOM - Jul 11 2014]
Lawyers and web experts attack UK's fast-tracki... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Jul 11 2014]
Lawyers and web experts attack UK’s fast-tracki... [Published GigaOM - Jul 11 2014]
Lawyers and web experts attack UK’s fast-tracki... [Published GigaOM Network - Jul 11 2014]
Tim Berners-Lee [Published About - Jul 01 2014]
Is open data improving governance? [Published Zunia.org RSS - Jun 26 2014]
Sir Tim Berners-Lee to open IP EXPO Europe 2014... [Published BusinessWeek - Jun 19 2014]
Building the Evidence Base for Open Data [Published Global Health Policy - May 15 2014]
Internet founder's Magna Carta plea [Published TalkTalk - May 07 2014]
Pesco on the "World Wide Weird" [Published Boing Boing - May 07 2014]
Web in danger of Facebook 'takeover' [Published Telegraph - May 07 2014]
Surveillance, ICANN transition dominate Brazil ... [Published Techworld.com - Apr 25 2014]
Engaging with Global Civil Society and Business... [Published ICANN Blog - Mar 27 2014]
What Would An Internet Bill Of Rights Look Like? [Published ReadWriteWeb - Mar 12 2014]
25 years after inventing the web, Tim Berners-L... [Published GigaOM - Mar 12 2014]
25 years after inventing the web, Tim Berners-L... [Published GigaOM Network - Mar 12 2014]
Turkey’s nightmarish adventures in censorship a... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Feb 07 2014]
Are We Ready for the Post-Snowden Internet? [Published Tidbits - Dec 07 2013]
India Ahead Of China, Pakistan In Internet Free... [Published Silicon India - Nov 27 2013]
Sweden tops Berners-Lee’s Web Index survey [Published Topnews.in - Sep 06 2012]
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