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The Domain Name Server (DNS) is the Achilles heel of the Web.
by Tim Berners-Lee

The Domain Name Server (DNS) is the Achilles heel of the Web.
The important thing is that it's managed responsibly.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily.
They don't care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
- Tim Berners-Lee

You affect the world by what you browse.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer
knows the propensity to dream,
the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.
- Tim Berners-Lee

 

The Web as I envisaged it, we have not seen it yet.
The future is still so much bigger than the past.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Sites need to be able to interact in one single,
universal space.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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I basically wrote the code and the specs and documentation
for how the client and server talked to each other.
- Tim Berners-Lee

IT professionals have a responsibility to understand
the use of standards and the importance of making Web
applications that work with any kind of device.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Compared even to the development of the phone or TV,
the Web developed very quickly.
- Tim Berners-Lee

I think IT projects are about supporting social systems-about
communications between people and machines.
They tend to fail due to cultural issues.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Physicists analyze systems.
Web scientists, however, can create the systems.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Customers need to be given control of their own data-not
being tied into a certain manufacturer so that when
there are problems they are always obliged to go back to them.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Data is a precious thing and will last longer than the systems themselves.
- Tim Berners-Lee

That idea of URL was the basic clue to the universality of the Web.
That was the only thing I insisted upon.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Most larger companies now see that for the market to grow,
Web infrastructure must be royalty-free.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Everybody who runs a Web site knows we're not assured of compatibility,
and we could end up with a split.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Celebrity damages private life.
- Tim Berners-Lee

In '93 to '94, every browser had its own flavor of HTML.
So it was very difficult to know what you could put
in a Web page and reliably have most of your readership see it.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Intellectual property is an important legal and cultural issue.
Society as a whole has complex issues to face here:
private ownership vs. open source, and so on.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Any good software engineer will tell you that a compiler
and an interpreter are interchangeable.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The important thing is the diversity available on the Web.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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

We need diversity of thought in the world to face the new challenges.
- Tim Berners Lee

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

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

The challenge is to manage the Web in an open way-not too much bureaucracy,
not subject to political or commercial pressures.
The U.S.
should demonstrate that it is prepared to share control with the world.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Google algorithm was a significant development.
I've had thank-you emails from people whose lives have
been saved by information on a medical website or who
have found the love of their life on a dating website.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Occurrences in this domain are beyond the reach of exact prediction
because of the variety of factors in operation,
not because of any lack of order in nature.
- Albert Einstein

Life is a pilgrimage.
The wise man does not rest by the roadside inns.
He marches direct to the illimitable domain of eternal bliss,
his ultimate destination.
- Swami Sivananda

Nature is my manifestation of God.
I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work.
I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

In pure literature, the writers of the eighteenth century achieved,
indeed, many triumphs; but their great,
their peculiar, triumphs were in the domain of thought.
- Lytton Strachey

Present, n. That part of eternity dividing the domain
of disappointment from the realm of hope.
- Ambrose Bierce

Marriage has historically been in the domain of the States to regulate.
- Corrine Brown

Common sense invents and constructs no less than its
own field than science does in its domain.
It is, however, in the nature of common sense not to
be aware of this situation.
- Albert Einstein

War is the domain of physical exertion and suffering.
- Karl Von Clausewitz

The ear disapproves but tolerates certain musical pieces;
transfer them into the domain of our nose,
and we will be forced to flee.
- Jean Cocteau

I also like the whole idea of fairy tales and folk
tales being a woman's domain,
considered a lesser domain at the time they were told.
- Alice Hoffman

We aim in the domain of politics at republicanism;
in the domain of economics at socialism;
in the domain of what is today called religion,
at atheism.
- August Bebel

The historical development of the work of anthropologists
seems to single out clearly a domain of knowledge that
heretofore has not been treated by any other science.
- Franz Boas

The temptations are great to simply retreat to the
domain of private life and give up on our public problems.
- Lee H. Hamilton

Real genius is nothing else but the supernatural virtue
of humility in the domain of thought.
- Simone Weil

That lack of programmability is probably what ultimately will doom vi.
It can't extend its domain.
- Bill Joy

Absolutely not, because in acting I've found a domain that suits me perfectly.
And that is so utterly rare.
- Zhang Ziyi

Patriotism, when it wants to make itself felt in the domain of learning,
is a dirty fellow who should be thrown out of doors.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

But there is a higher law than the Constitution,
which regulates our authority over the domain,
and devotes it to the same noble purposes.
- William H. Seward

I'm not one for walking the beaches humming a melody.
I love the discipline of sitting in the studio,
writing and listening.
That is my domain.
- Enya

For poetry there exists neither large countries nor small.
Its domain is in the heart of all men.
- Giorgos Seferis

The work that is truly productive is the domain of
a steadily smaller and more elite fraction of humanity.
- Vernor Vinge

On the contrary, the characteristic element of the
present situation is that economic questions have finally
and irrevocably invaded the domain of public life and politics.
- Arthur Henderson

The overriding rule, if you want to run a domain,
is to be fair.
- Jon Postel

If operating in a network environment,
do not place public domain or shareware programs in
a common file-server directory that could be accessible
to any other PC on the network.
- John McAfee

All generous minds have a horror of what are commonly called "Facts".
They are the brute beasts of the intellectual domain.
- Thomas Hobbes

In the domain of cops and robbers, an interdiction
serves to structure a black market and a shadow economy.
- William Irwin Thompson

If you hack the Vatican server, have you tampered in God's domain?
- Aaron Allston

There is no private domain of a person's life that is not political,
and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.
- Charlotte Bunch

I also administer the Internet Assigned Names Authority,
which is the central coordinator for the Internet address space,
domain names and Internet protocol conventions essential
to the use and operation of the Internet.
- Jon Postel

By the time Apple's Macintosh operating system finally
falls into the public domain,
there will be no machine that could possibly run it.
The term of copyright for software is effectively unlimited.
- Lawrence Lessig

One would expect that private property taken by eminent
domain would become land available for public use such as parks and roads.
Unfortunately, this decision creates a loophole for
government to manipulate the definition of public use
simply to generate greater tax revenue.
- Jim Ryun

Does it follow that the house has nothing in common
with art and is architecture not to be included in
the arts? Only a very small part of architecture belongs to art:
the tomb and the monument.
Everything else that fulfils a function is to be excluded from the domain of art.
- Adolf Loos

This is a tricky domain because, unlike simple arithmetic,
to solve a calculus problem - and in particular to perform integration -
you have to be smart about which integration technique should be used:
integration by partial fractions,
integration by parts, and so on.
- Marvin Minsky

Catastrophes are often stimulated by the failure to
feel the emergence of a domain,
and so what cannot be felt in the imagination is experienced
as embodied sensation in the catastrophe.
- William Irwin Thompson

While I believe our Constitution allows for State and
local governments to execute the power of eminent domain
for those purposes that specifically serve the public good,
condemning property solely to implement economic development
plans is not serving the public good.
- Solomon Ortiz

As a great man's influence never ends,
so also there is not definite finality,
no end, to a great survey; it runs along for centuries,
ever responsive to the strain of the increasing needs
of a growing population and an enlarging domain.
- Cleveland Abbe

Limit use of shareware and public domain software to
systems without fixed disks.
If you do use them on fixed disks, allocate separate subdirectories...
Public domain or shareware software should never be
placed in the root directory.
- John McAfee


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