World Wide Web turns 30!

2019-03-12 at 10:17

World Wide Web turns 30 today and Google is marking the day with a special doodle.

English scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web on the 12th of March, 1989.

He wrote the first web browser in 1990 while employed at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland.

According to reports, the browser was released outside CERN in 1991, first to research institutions, and then to the general public in August 1991.

WWW has been central to the development of the age of information.

It is the primary tool people use to interact on the Internet.

WWW is an information space where documents and other web resources are identified by Uniform Resource Locators or URLs and are accessible via the Internet.

WWW resources can be accessed by users via web browsers.