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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CERN laboratory in Switzerland
American National Standards Institute
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
0%
100%
0%
14
flagItaly
12%
0%
60%
28%
25
flagGermany
20%
12%
54%
12%
94
flagthe United States
20%
14%
48%
15%
101
flagthe Netherlands
17%
26%
47%
8%
23
flagNorway
19%
14%
47%
19%
21
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
23%
46%
14%
143
flagPoland
13%
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flagUnknown
22%
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33%
29%
27
flagRepublic of Ireland
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27%
18%
11
flagIndia
15%
15%
17%
52%
40

Gender

men44%
women47%
Microsoft
10%
14%
NASA
21%
18%
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
44%
47%
American National Standards Institute
24%
19%

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