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    1. November 25, 2014

      Nations thrive by uniting professors and entrepreneurs

      I’ve recently appointed a chief executive for a medical research organisation I chair. The task was a fascinating one,...

    2. August 28, 2014

      The Internet’s Own Boy – film review

      There is little to feel good about in The Internet’s Own Boy, a documentary about the short, seismic life of computer...

    1. April 24, 2014

      Why net neutrality no longer works

      When the internet was invented 25 years ago, one of the core principles set by its founders was a level playing field for...

    2. February 28, 2014

      Farewell print – why I’ve decided to move online

      In October 1999, I was 37, Tim Berners-Lee was 45 and a decade had elapsed since he had written his first proposal for what...

    3. FT Tech Hub

      February 27, 2014

      Jawbone founder aims to organise the world's opinions with new app State

      The co-founder of fitness tracking device maker Jawbone wants to take on Twitter with the long-awaited launch of a new...

    4. FT Tech Hub

      December 5, 2013

      Berners-Lee calls for 'ordinary people' to protect web

      Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the world wide web, has thrown his weight behind a new campaign to encourage people across...

    5. December 4, 2013

      Time is running out to protect online freedoms

      From Sir Tim Berners-Lee and others. Sir, Almost 25 years ago, Tim Berners-Lee and his colleagues at Cern made the decision...

    6. November 22, 2013

      Sir Tim Berners-Lee backs report criticising web censorship

      Government censorship of politically sensitive web content is on the rise across the world and spreading from authoritarian...

    7. November 7, 2013

      Tim Berners-Lee criticises UK and US spy agencies

      Sir Tim Berners-Lee, founder of the world wide web, has strongly criticised UK and US spy agencies for cracking encryption...

    8. FT Data

      October 31, 2013

      UK tops global league table for open data

      Tim Berners-Lee (c) Getty New research from Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s World Wide Web Foundation and the Open Data Institute...

    9. FT Tech Hub

      June 7, 2013

      Tim Berners-Lee is "deeply concerned" about PRISM

      The inventor of the world wide web is not happy with the direction his creation is going. For several years, Sir Tim...

    10. FT Alphaville

      April 16, 2013

      Guest post: The case for digital legal tender

      This is a guest post by Jean-François Groff, the CEO of Mobino, a Geneva-based mobile payments company. He is also one of...

    11. March 18, 2013

      Berners-Lee wins engineering prize

      Sir Tim Berners-Lee is among five pioneers of the internet and world wide web to share the inaugural £1m Queen Elizabeth...

    12. FT Alphaville

      February 18, 2013

      Why central banks should take charge of their digital currencies

      The mobile money/virtual currency arena is getting more and more crowded. And the question remains: will the concept ever...

    13. FT Data

      December 4, 2012

      Turning data into money: the Open Data Institute launches

      By Kate Allen and Jonathan Moules A new institution which aims to maximise the UK’s world-leading position in the emerging...

    14. September 7, 2012

      Q&A: where to now? The future of the internet

      On August 6, 1991 Sir Tim Berners-Lee posted short summary of the World Wide Web project on the alt.hypertext newsgroup....

    15. September 7, 2012

      Lunch with the FT: Tim Berners-Lee

      Sir Tim Berners-Lee is an intimidating interviewee. It’s not so much the worry about keeping up with the brain that invented...

    16. May 16, 2012

      Google to unveil search results overhaul

      Google is preparing the biggest overhaul of its search results in five years, in a change likely to draw more fire from...

    17. FT Tech Hub

      October 21, 2011

      Silicon Roundabout comes to Buckingham Palace

      It might be the most significant meeting of British royals and geeks since Sir Tim Berners-Lee, creator of the web, received...

    18. September 2, 2011

      The brainiest festival of the summer

      Don’t be afraid of taking risks,” said the first human to hike the length of the Amazon from source to ocean. “Don’t listen...

    19. April 20, 2011

      FT Bowen Craggs Index: Sites will become ‘suns’ with a set of satellites

      Tim Berners-Lee invented the world wide web 21 years ago. Has it come of age? Judging by the fifth FT Bowen Craggs Index of...

    20. March 16, 2011

      Web creator to help protect ‘open internet’

      Sir Tim Berners-Lee, creator of the world wide web, has been asked by ministers to work with broadband companies on...

    21. January 28, 2011

      Caught in the web

      The Net Delusion: How Not to Liberate The World, by Evgeny Morozov, Allen Lane, RRP£14.99, 432 pages Alone Together: Why We...

    22. December 1, 2010

      Why the iPad should rival the web

      Richard Branson and Rupert Murdoch are entrepreneurs with an admirable record of ignoring conventional wisdom, so it is...

    23. November 24, 2010

      Web founder leaves his mark on Facebook’s wall

      If the man who invented the World Wide Web sounds irritated at Facebook, it’s understandable. It’s nearly a decade since Sir...

    24. November 20, 2010

      Berners-Lee warns web success may ‘fragment’ internet

      Facebook, Apple and other big beneficiaries of the world wide web are now threatening to break it apart, creating a series...

    25. FT Tech Hub

      June 21, 2010

      Mark Zuckerberg friends David Cameron

      Last time Facebook met a UK government minister, it was enduring tabloid hell after a 17-year-old girl was murdered by a man...

    26. March 19, 2010

      Analysis: A dangerous nonsense or valuable aid?

      Many teachers, education administrators and a good number of politicians hate the thought of the public having access to...

    27. January 5, 2010

      Are these people London's finest?

      Controversy about taxes and other threats to London's future as a financial centre gives me an excuse to begin the year with...

    28. January 4, 2010

      Are these people London’s finest?

      Controversy about taxes and other threats to London’s future as a financial centre gives me an excuse to begin the year with...

    29. December 8, 2009

      Data giveaway aims to bolster growth

      Masses of mapping, weather and public transport data that the government currently sells are to be given away in a move that...

    30. December 7, 2009

      Government targets growth in data giveaway

      Masses of mapping, weather and public transport data that the government currently sells are to be given away in a move that...

    31. October 24, 2009

      Moment of madness: Dear all – don’t tell anyone, but...

      The “father of the internet”, Tim Berners-Lee, doubtless believed his inspired creation would usher in a new era of learning...

    32. July 11, 2009

      The big stories

      FSA to boost fines Penalties for financial wrongdoing would be tripled and fines for insider dealing and other market abuse...

    33. July 7, 2009

      Phorm to turn focus overseas after UK push stalls

      Phorm said it would look to accelerate expansion abroad after none of the UK broadband providers it signed agreements with...

    34. July 7, 2009

      BT Group puts Phorm advertising technology on hold

      Shares in UK-listed Phorm fell by over 40 per cent yesterday after BT Group, the former state-owned telecoms operator, said...

    35. July 6, 2009

      Phorm looks abroad as UK prospects dim

      Phorm said it would look to accelerate expansion abroad after none of the UK broadband providers it signed agreements with...

    36. March 13, 2009

      Desert or desk: the school is a click away

      Twenty years ago this month, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, while working at Cern, the European Particle Physics Laboratory, proposed...

    37. FT Tech Hub

      March 13, 2009

      techfile 13.3.09

      You would not be reading this techfile if Sir Tim Berners-Lee had not come up with the concept of the World Wide Web 20...

    38. September 23, 2008

      There is nowhere to hide in the misinformation age

      You'll never guess what I've just heard. No, really. It has to do with your business, a sensational, unexpected predator...

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