CERN restores world's first website, celebrates 20 years of a free and open web

By Jos
Apr 30, 2013
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  1. Tim Berners-Lee led the project that resulted in the world's first web page sometime around 1991. But it wasn’t until this exact same day in 1993 that CERN announced it would make the software required to run a web server...

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  2. TS-56336

    TS-56336 TechSpot Booster Posts: 563   +96

    This is the beauty of scientific research. We set out to discover the building blocks of the universe and in the process, invented the World Wide Web.
  3. The brilliant Brit Tim Berners-lee deserves our eternal gratitude. What else could we have done with all those hours we have spent on the net?
  4. Camikazi

    Camikazi TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 295   +44

    Honestly I think I would spend those hours in a dark look just staring into a wall if not for the net and TV. Yes, I am being serious too :(
  5. Camikazi

    Camikazi TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 295   +44

    Dark room even :)


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