The Fathers of Computing - Father of the Web

By Debra Donston  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Print this article Print
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Father of the Web: Tim Berners-Lee

While at CERN, Tim Berners-Lee (you can call him "Sir") developed a prototype called Enquire, a project based on the concept of hypertext. Hypertext plus the Internet equaled the World Wide Web. He designed and built the first Web browser and editor, as well as the first Web server.

eWEEK honors the founding fathers of the computing industry.

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