Web Science Initiative – begins finally!

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Southampton in England today announced they would start a new ‘study’ of Web: the science of the Web. Sir Tim Berners-Lee, for BBC Science, said that he wants to set up a web science research project to study the SOCIAL implications of web’s development. And finally, social aspect on Web and Initiative will be launched at universities including several disciplines: social sciences, psychology and life sciences, with technology development. Semantic Web standards will be included as well (: