Posted by Lyn May
The very fact that I am writing this, and you are receiving it, is all due to the foresight and enginuity of a man from the UK. His name is Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the World Wide Web.
In the beginning
It was 1990. Only a select few even had access to a computer. And even fewer had one of their own. It was an art reserved for the nerdiest of the nerds – computer science. How it has changed our world. Information is exchanged much differently today than back in the 90′s when evelopes and stamps were a writer’s best friends. With the success of the efforts of Tim and his clan of nerds came businesses who would exploit this new form of communication. And so boomed the .com era. Read the rest of this entry →