Saturday, October 24, 2009

Inventor of the Web Joins Twitter - The Slatest - Slate Magazine

Strange days indeed

Tim Berners-Lee, the man who invented the World Wide Web, has joined Twitter. The move, TechCrunch glibly warns, "could potentially rip a hole in the time/space continuum." Berners-Lee is also the director of the Web's standards organization, so his first post Thursday evening, "Ooops confusing user interfxce. And no phones on on stage with radiomikes," could spark some "interfxce" rethinking at Twitter HQ. Less than 24 hours later, Berners-Lee already had more than 7,000 followers.

Read original story in TechCrunch | Friday, Oct. 23, 2009

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