Who invented the World Wide Web?

Microsoft
NASA
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
American National Standards Institute
A group of computer sci­en­tists at CERN (Eu­ro­pean Or­ga­ni­za­tion for Nuclear Re­search) proposed in 1990 to use hy­per­text "to link and access in­for­ma­tion of various kinds as a web of nodes in which the user can browse at will", and they publicly in­tro­duced the project in December of the same year.

Answers distribution

Microsoft
NASA
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
American National Standards Institute
answers
flagItaly
4%
0%
61%
33%
21
flagGermany
18%
13%
54%
13%
90
flagNorway
15%
15%
50%
20%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
16%
23%
46%
14%
128
flagthe United States
21%
14%
46%
17%
90
flagPoland
13%
20%
44%
20%
4849
flagUnknown
21%
14%
42%
21%
14
flagthe Netherlands
18%
37%
31%
12%
16
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
40%
20%
20%
10
flagIndia
15%
13%
18%
52%
38

Gender

men43%
women46%
Microsoft
10%
14%
NASA
21%
19%
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
44%
46%
American National Standards Institute
24%
19%

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