Jim Boulton

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Issue 88, Summer 2014


Digital archeologist Jim Boulton explores the creative history of computer technology

Recent blog posts by Jim Boulton

Type Tuesday: Web 1.0

12 August 2015

The first generation of Web designers laid the foundations of the way we now work, play, share, buy, sell and participate in society. Digital archeologist Jim Boulton introduces four of the pioneers on 1 September at St Bride Library
When Tim Berners-Lee launched the first website in August 1991, it ran on the NeXTSTEP operating system. Only those with access to a cutting edge NeXT computer could view it. The Web was far from worldwide, writes Jim Boulton.