Open ?

Hypothesis

As early as 1993, the web was placed in the public domain, and quickly put under a free license, signalling the project’s desire for openness and universalism. If it has allowed “walled gardens” to bloom (the platforms we know today), its free foundations have been fundamental in its emergence and are to be reinvested so that a desirable future can be imagined.

Notes

Internet et logiciel libre

À la fin des années 70 émergent parallèlement ces deux briques de base du web. Mêmes acteurs, mêmes lieux et une interdépendance absolue –chacun ayant besoin de l’autre pour exister.

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Quotes

I want to challenge us all to have greater ambitions for the web. I want the web to reflect our hopes and fulfill our dreams, rather than magnify our fears and deepen our divisions.