First in the World Website, And It's Still Up Now

Written By MR on Friday, May 6, 2011 | Friday, May 06, 2011

Sir Timothy John "Team" Berners-Lee, KBE (TimBL or TBL) (born in London, England, June 8, 1955) is the inventor of the World Wide Web and head of the World Wide Web Consortium, which regulates growth.

In 1980, when he was an independent contractor at CERN, Berners-Lee proposed a project based on the concept of hypertext (hypertext) to facilitate sharing and updating information among researchers. With help from Robert Cailliau he created the prototype system named Enquire.

After leaving CERN to work at John Poole's Image Computer Systems Ltd, he returned in 1984 as a fellow researcher. He uses a similar idea that he use the Enquire for creating World Wide Web, where he was me `design and build the first browser (called WorldWideWeb and developed in the NeXTSTEP) and the first Web server called httpd.

The first web site made ​​Berners-Lee is located at (already archived), and put online for the first time on August 6, 1991.

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In 1994, Berners-Lee founded the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Until now, Berners-Lee still remains humble and does not intend to get the popular status. Many still do not know this man work force, the World Wide Web.

One of the greatest contributions in advancing the World Wide Web is not mempatenkannya that can be used freely.

On July 16, 2004 he was given the honorary title of KBE by the Queen Elizabeth II as a tribute to the services-services.


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