Tim Berners-Lee demonstrates the World Wide Web

Tim Berners-Lee demonstrates the World Wide Web to delegates at the Hypertext 1991 conference in San Antonio, Texas (Image: CERN)

Tim Berners-Lee demonstrates the World Wide Web to delegates at the Hypertext 1991 conference in San Antonio, Texas. Berners-Lee and his CERN colleague Robert Cailliau were not granted a speaking slot at the conference, and much of the hypertext community were unimpressed with the simplicity of the new technology. For more information about this image visit the CERN Document Server.