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%
11
flagItaly
4%
0%
63%
31%
22
flagGermany
19%
12%
54%
12%
93
flagNorway
15%
15%
50%
20%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
16%
22%
47%
13%
131
flagthe United States
20%
14%
47%
16%
96
flagPoland
13%
20%
45%
20%
4945
flagthe Netherlands
22%
33%
33%
11%
18
flagUnknown
21%
15%
31%
31%
19
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
36%
27%
18%
11
flagIndia
15%
15%
17%
51%
39

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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