The of the World Wide Web has warned of Internet dangers. He said people are misusing the . The first danger is companies are creating fake news to make or change . He said fake news "spreads like wildfire". The danger is political advertising used in "unethical ". It can stop voters from . His final worry is the misuse of personal . Governments kill people of the websites they use.
Tim Berners-Lee invented the in 1989. His was for a that would let everyone, everywhere share , access opportunities and work together across and cultures. He said there were now difficult problems with no answers. He wants to return of personal data to people and stop from misusing it. He said this affects speech. He also wants to fight fake news. He asked all Internet to help.