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%
18
flagFinland
0%
10%
90%
0%
10
flagthe Netherlands
12%
15%
61%
10%
39
flagGermany
22%
12%
51%
13%
108
flagItaly
17%
3%
53%
25%
28
flagNorway
20%
12%
50%
16%
24
flagCanada
30%
0%
50%
20%
10
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
22%
46%
16%
176
flagthe United States
19%
15%
47%
16%
113
flagPoland
15%
18%
43%
22%
6838
flagSweden
0%
50%
33%
16%
12
flagUnknown
19%
18%
31%
31%
300
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
31%
31%
18%
16
flagIndia
17%
15%
20%
46%
45

Gender

men43%
women46%
Microsoft
11%
15%
NASA
19%
17%
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
43%
46%
American National Standards Institute
24%
20%

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