Tim Berners-Lee & Alan Turing

2nd Year IT

Tim Berners-Lee

A British computer scientist, graduate of Oxford University, Tim Berners-Lee has invented something which made our lives much easier, the World Wide Web (www). He was born in 1955 and grew up in London and he recieved first class degree in physics. He is now the director of World Wide Web Consortium and leading the defining of HTML (hypertext markup language) used to create web pages, HTTP (HyperText Transfer Protocol) and URLs (Universal Resource Locators). All of those developments took place between 1989 and 1991.

Alan Turing

Aland Turing was a British mathematian, logician, cryptanalyst and computer scientist. Who was a big influence to the development computer science.