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The Mobile Web Initiative is important - information must be made seamlessly available on any device.
 

The most important thing that was new was the idea of URI-or URL, that any piece of information anywhere should have an identifier, which will allow you to get hold of it.
 

The Semantic Web is not a separate Web but an extension of the current one, in which information is given well-defined meaning, better enabling computers and people to work in cooperation.
 

The Web as I envisaged it, we have not seen it yet. The future is still so much bigger than the past.
[Technology]
 

The Web is now philosophical engineering. Physics and the Web are both about the relationship between the small and the large.
 

We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of the world where everything is done democratically. To do that, we get computers to talk with each other in such a way as to promote that ideal.
 

We shouldn't build a technology to colour, or grey out, what people say. The media in general is balanced, although there are a lot of issues to be addressed that the media rightly pick up on.
 

Web pages are designed for people. For the Semantic Web, we need to look at existing databases.
 

Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily. They don't care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
[Business]
 

What is a Web year now, about three months? And when people can browse around, discover new things, and download them fast, when we all have agents - then Web years could slip by before human beings can notice.
 

Whatever the device you use for getting your information out, it should be the same information.
 

When it comes to professionalism, it makes sense to talk about being professional in IT. Standards are vital so that IT professionals can provide systems that last.
 

You affect the world by what you browse.
[Technology]
 


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