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[school-discuss] Who invented what, the history of World Wide Web and the Information Highway
mandag 30 august 2004, 02:59, skrev Dr. Robert G. Rittenhouse:
> Well, CERN is in Switzerland but I don't think it's actually Swiss.
> European Nuclear Research Center. The web was invented by Sir Tim
> Berners Lee, who is British.
CERN is the European Organization for Particle Physics Research, the
world's largest particle physics laboratory, situated on the border
between France and Switzerland, just west of Geneva.
World Wide Web:
Sir Timothy (Tim) John Berners-Lee:
The term: Information highway
About the Internet:
Al Gore and the federal program called for all schools and libraries to
be wired to the Internet. This was a culmination of work that he had
started several years before. While serving in the Senate, Gore had
introduced legislation which called for the creation of a new federal
research center for educational computing to support an "information
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