By Joyce Escabarte
About Tim Berners - Lee
He also created the first web browser and editor. The world's first website, http://info.cern.ch, was launched on 6 August 1991. It explained the World Wide Web concept and gave users an introduction to getting started with their own websites. People has been creating their own websites for other people to use it e.g Facebook, Twitter and lots more. Other companies has made different types of computers and laptops through the past generations.
He is the Director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), a Web standards organization founded in 1994 which develops interoperable technologies (specifications, guidelines, software, and tools) to lead the Web to its full potential. He was a Director of the Web Science Trust (WST) launched in 2009 to promote research and education in Web Science, the multidisciplinary study of humanity connected by technology.
Tim is a Director of the World Wide Web Foundation, launched in 2009 to coordinate efforts to further the potential of the Web to benefit humanity.
Tim Berners-Lee Quotes:
A hacker to me is someone who does wonderful things
We can't blame the technology when we make mistakes.
When you go onto the internet, if you really rummage around randomly then how do you hope to find something of any value?
The NeXT cube machine on which Sir Tim designed the world wide web
Opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
Sir Tim took part in the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games
WWW / World Wide Web
Looking at the world's first web page shows how much has changed online