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Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee: Screw Web3 — my decentralized internet doesn’t need blockchain

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Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee: Screw Web3 — my decentralized internet doesn’t need blockchain

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At TNW Conference, the computer scientist gave a one-word answer: "Nope.” That snub may seem to clash with Berners-Lee’s recent actions.

He’s also made a cool $5.4million by selling an NFT — one of Web3’s supposed pillars.

But does he align himself with Web3’s promise of salvation?


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Published On: 2022-06-23, 09:03:39

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