Tim Berners-Lee

“Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.”

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Born: 8 June 1955

Where: London

When did he invent the WWW: 1989

Where does he work now: He works with the government to make the WWW a more informational and it will make it a more free place.

Is he on Twitter: Yes!

A little bit about Tim...

After graduation he worked at the telecommunications company Plessey in Poole and in 1978 joined D. G. Nash in Doreset where he helped create type-setting software for printers.

Berners-Lee worked as an independent contractor at CERN from June to December 1980. While there, he proposed a project based on the concept of hypertext, to facilitate sharing and updating information among researchers. To demonstrate, he built a prototype system named ENQUIRE.