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W3C: Maintaining a Web of Humanity
While the “C” in CSAIL stands for computer, it’s not solely what goes on inside a computer that CSAIL researchers care about – especially when what’s running on the computer is the World Wide Web. “When you’re on the Web, you’re not connecting to a computer, you’re connecting to humanity,” says Tim Berners-Lee, founder and director of CSAIL’s World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). “Every link on any website was placed by a person and is followed by a person so that two parties can connect to each other.