open web

Perl and the birth of the dynamic web

Perl and the birth of the dynamic web
The fascinating story of Perl's role in the dynamic web spans newsgroups and mailing lists, computer science labs, and continents.Read more

Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP): Open or closed?

Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP): Open or closed?
As the amount of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) content continues to grow, more questions are being asked about whether or not AMP benefits the open...Read more

Drupal creator on saving the open web

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Can we save the open web? Dries Buytaert , creator of Drupal , talked to a group during SxSW Interactive about how he began the content management...Read more

Closed silo challenges to an open web

Closed silo challenges to an open web
The growing trend of closed content silos—publishing platforms that require a login in order to view the content—is a step away from a more open web.Read more

Is Brave the new champion the open web needs?

Brave browser name tag
On January 20, Andreas Gal, former CTO of Mozilla, the company behind the popular open source browser Mozilla Firefox, announced in a blog post that...Read more

A new year of opportunities and risks for the open web

Ben Kerensa looks back at open web highlights from 2015, and ahead at opportunities and risks in the new year.Read more

Happy 11th birthday, Mozilla Firefox!

Firefox developer edition blue logo modified by Jen Wike Huger via Creative Commons license
Eleven years ago, Firefox 1.0 was released with much excitement and anticipation.Read more

15 open web advocates to follow on Twitter

Twitter birds
Working on the Open Web is a niche area of the greater open source community. Usually the work does not get the same level of fanfare of other areas...Read more