4.4 Case study 1: the Web

Read the following extract from Chapter 3 of The Future of Ideas, describing the birth of the World Wide Web: from ‘The consequences of this to e2e are many. The birth of the World Wide Web is just one...’ on page 41 to the end of the second paragrah on page 44, ending ‘It would be a ‘good idea’ if people used it, and people were free to use it because the interenet's design made it free.’

Click 'view document' to open extract from Chapter 3 of The Future of Ideas.

4.3.1 Napster – pirates' tool or celestial jukebox

4.4.1 The World Wide Web as an example of internet-enabled disruptive innovation