It’s 25 and the www rating is AAA

“Sir Tim Berners-Lee wrote a paper  on March 12, 1989 proposing an “information management” system that became the conceptual and architectural structure for the Web.”

So starts the Pew Research Center’s “The Web at 25 in the US” report whose overall verdict is that “The Internet has been a plus for Society and an especially good thing for individual users”. We think they may have underrated it!

A lot of the underlying research is current having taken place earlier this year  but unsurprisingly they use much of their historic data.

We’ve roughly added the smartphone usage to their computer usage for comparative purposes.

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We’ll leave you with their – How hard would it be to give up chart.

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