For Anyone to Use

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From the beginning the Web was designed to be a free and open system for anyone to use. As it quickly gained in popularity, Sir Tim Berners-Lee was faced with a major decision. Should he patent his invention? Unlike most tech pioneers, Tim thought it should benefit all of humanity, so he gave it away. In so doing, the door was opened to everyone to develop a Web that would transform the world.

Aired: 05/01/17

Rating: TV-G

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