Google Publishes Online Book To Teach You About The Web

Google has released an HTML 5-based online guidebook for the internet.

The book, titled “20 Things I Learned about Browsers and the Web”, has been created in collaboration with illustrator Christoph Niemann and aims to instruct people on the every day technologies they use to access the web.

According to Google, the book has been released to mark the 20th anniversary of the proposal for World Wide Web released by Sir Tim-Berners Lee, the founder of the web.

Google said that the book has been written by the Chrome team and strives to explain "complex but fascinating ideas about technology." Some of the examples used to explain the internet make reference to the Chrome web browser, Google said.

Min Li Chan, Product Marketing Manager, Google Chrome, wrote: “We built '20 Things' in HTML5 so that we could incorporate features that hearken back to what we love about books—feeling the heft of a book’s cover, flipping a page or even reading under the covers with a flashlight.”