The Birth of the 'Fifth Estate' William Dutton on 20 Years of the World Wide Web

In a SPIEGEL interview, William Dutton of the Oxford Internet Institute discusses how fundamentally the World Wide Web has changed our lives since its creation 20 years ago, offering his views on how it helps communities organize and its emergence as a 'Fifth Estate,' helping hold both governments and media around the globe accountable.
A screen shot of the NeXT computer used by Tim Berners-Lee to browse the World Wide Web at the time became publicly accessible on Aug. 6, 1991.

A screen shot of the NeXT computer used by Tim Berners-Lee to browse the World Wide Web at the time became publicly accessible on Aug. 6, 1991.

Foto: CERN
Photo Gallery: The Birth of the World Wide Web
Foto: CERN
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Photo Gallery: The Birth of the World Wide Web

Interview conducted by Manfred Dworschak
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