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www @ 30: World Wide Web celebrates its thirtieth anniversary; in pics

Working at CERN, Switzerland, Berners-Lee laid out the basic concepts of the WWW in a proposal which included ideas like HTML, URL and HTTP

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English scientist invented the as an essential tool for high energy physics at in 1989

English scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the WWW as an essential tool for high energy physics at CERN  in 1989
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Photo: CERN

 

The corridor where was born- CERN, the ground floor of building No.1

The corridor where WWW was born- CERN, ground floor of building No.1
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Robert Cailliau, a systems engineer at who was Tim Berners-Lee's first partner on the project

Robert Cailliau, a systems engineer at CERN who was Tim Berners-Lee's first partner on the WWW project
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Photo: CERN

 

This machine was used by in 1990 to develop and run the first WWW server

This machine was used by Tim Berners-Lee in 1990 to develop and run the first WWW server
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with Nicola Pellow, the writer of the line-mode browser for the World Wide in 1992

Tim Berners-Lee with Nicola Pellow, the writer of the line-mode browser for the World Wide Web in 1992
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Photo: CERN

 

Robert Cailliau, Jean-François Abramatic, and Tim Berners-Lee at the 10th anniversary of the World Wide Consortium

Robert Cailliau, Jean-François Abramatic, and Tim Berners-Lee at the 10th anniversary of the World Wide Web Consortium
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Celebrations for 20 years of the in 2009

Celebrations for 20 years of the web in 2009
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Photo: CERN

 

The data centre in 2010 housing some WWW servers

The CERN data centre in 2010 housing some WWW servers
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Portrait of Tim Berners Lee in a rack of the Computer Center took on 11th March 2019

Portrait of Tim Berners Lee in a rack of the Computer Center took on 11th March, 2019
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Photo: CERN

 

Google celebrated 30 years of with a doodle

Google celebrated 30 years of World Wide Web with a doodle
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First Published: Tue, March 12 2019. 13:26 IST
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