Dutch industrial known for co-founding the Co-founder of Royal Philips Electronics N.V. with Anton Philips, his younger brother. The company had been set up by their father as a family business.
At a later time, Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, remarked that he should have used slashes throughout the URL instead of dots (period signs) in the domain name. I wonder what would have happened to the file name and the extension? Would he have replaced the dot with the slash in it too? [more...]