RE: capitalization of 'web'

Subject: RE: capitalization of 'web'
From: "Bonnie Granat" <bgranat -at- granatedit -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 27 Nov 2006 17:26:28 -0500

Type web inventor into Google.

Here's just one: http://www.w3.org/People/Berners-Lee/

Dick Margulis was correct about Internet not being an "official" name in the
same way WWW is. But it's a longstanding convention. Type Internet origin
into Google.

Here's one: http://news.zdnet.co.uk/itmanagement/0,1000000308,2128123,00.htm
Here's one with a nifty history "flowchart" :
http://www.historyoftheinternet.com/chap6.html

Bonnie Granat
http://www.GranatEdit.com


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> Subject: RE: capitalization of 'web'
>
> Sorry - I just don't get how internet and web are proper
> names, at least
> used as I usually see them used. Names of what separable
> entity? Forgive my
> (probable) ignorance, but they aren't corporate entities, are
> they? They
> don't refer to some particular person or organization, do
> they? Maybe they
> do, and I just don't know it.


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RE: capitalization of 'web': From: Karen Murri

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