Chapter 3: Being Together
The Web place is made of humans caring about things together. That
last word is important: "together." The Web is in fact
a new place for us to be humans together. On the Web, we can be
together in new ways.
In a sense that's obvious. The Web gave us email, which is a new
way for us to connect with one another. And it gave us chat rooms,
and instant messaging. You and a friend could even set up web video
cameras and wave to each other online. These are all new ways of
But that's not what's so exciting and important about the Web.