30 years of the World Wide Web: Where it’s been and where it’s going

By on March 28, 2019 in Blog, Internet

On 12 March 1989, a scientist by the name of Tim Berners-Lee submitted a proposal to his employers at CERN with an idea for how to better manage the organisation’s information. Of course, we now know that what Berners-Lee put forward would do much more than that, and his so-called ‘world wide web’ would instead go on to revolutionise the way we live and work. Not bad, for an idea that Berners-Lee’s boss Mike Sendall thought was “vague, but interesting”.