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.

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NASA
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
American National Standards Institute
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
0%
100%
0%
17
flagItaly
15%
0%
57%
26%
26
flagGermany
21%
11%
52%
13%
102
flagCanada
30%
0%
50%
20%
10
flagthe Netherlands
19%
23%
46%
11%
26
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
23%
45%
15%
159
flagthe United States
20%
16%
46%
17%
105
flagNorway
22%
13%
45%
18%
22
flagPoland
14%
19%
43%
22%
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flagUnknown
17%
21%
28%
32%
218
flagRepublic of Ireland
16%
41%
25%
16%
12
flagIndia
15%
15%
17%
52%
40

Gender

men42%
women46%
Microsoft
11%
15%
NASA
20%
17%
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
42%
46%
American National Standards Institute
25%
19%

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