Happy Birthday: World Wide Web turns 20

Emil

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British engineer and computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee of the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) unveiled a project for organizing information on August 6, 1991. He called it the World…

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fpsgamerJR62

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Imagine that! In the 20 years since its inception, the World Wide Web has had such a massive impact on our lives.
 

Archean

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the World Wide Web has had such a massive impact on our lives

Aside from that Web's greatest achievement has been spreading pron to every corner of the world. :rolleyes:

But anyway, its been interesting two decades, I wonder what it will look like in the next two.
 

foreverzero89

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Archean said:
the World Wide Web has had such a massive impact on our lives

Aside from that Web's greatest achievement has been spreading pron to every corner of the world. :rolleyes:

But anyway, its been interesting two decades, I wonder what it will look like in the next two.

thats what he created the web for.
 
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"Thank you Berners-Lee!"

I hope he earned at least a little money....

It is sad and shocking than I could tell my childrens than I lived in a word without internet and now I live in the internet :-S
 

Per Hansson

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Rancid & HiDDeNMisT; The Internet was first utilized in 1969 so unless you are over 42 years old you are not older than the Internet ;)
 

Benny26

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Happy Birthday Internet....You've simultaneously brought the world closer together and pushed the world further apart.

Here's to the next 20 years.
 
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The Internet is since 1969, and really was only acessable by the techies. The WWW and utilizing names for adresses is what is 20 years old.