Describe how the web is constantly evolving?

  • many factors
  • new versions of languages
  • more browsers or discontinued
  • more functions
    • e.g drag and drop
    • touch
    • geolocation
  • bandwidth increased -- enables more
  • more dynamic
  • increasingly user friendly
  • 3 concrete examples:
    • languages updated
      • HTML4 updated to HTML 5
    • increasingly user friendly
      • touch and geolocation introduced
    • browsers
      • Google Chrome introduced 2008
      • updates
      • then 2011 Google Chrome OS introduced

Check out the link for a visualisation of the History of the Web: http://www.evolutionoftheweb.com/#/evolution/day

Created By: Lucie Magister
Last update: 25/02/2015

Sources:
  • Class Notes