birth of the web

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Licensing the Web

Tim SmithFrançois Flückiger

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From the web to a start-up near you

Twenty years ago, in 1997, CERN set up a reinforced policy and team to support its knowledge- and technology-transfer activities

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26 October, 2017
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26 October, 17
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26 October, 17

Sir Tim Berners-Lee receives A.M. Turing Award

The award is often referred to as the "Nobel Prize" of computing

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10 April, 2017

Internaut Day and the World Wide Web

With people celebrating “Internaut day” on 23 August to mark the World Wide Web’s creation, CERN explores its history

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23 August, 2016
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23 August, 16
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23 August, 16

The CERN effect

An opinion article from Sijbrand de Jong, President of CERN Council, on using innovation and knowledge so cutting-edge research can benefit society

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19 April, 2016
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19 April, 16
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19 April, 16

Internet prehistory at CERN

Connecting CERN to the internet was a chaotic but essential task, says retired CERN computer scientist Ben Segal

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09 April, 2014
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9 April, 14
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9 April, 14

World Wide Web born at CERN 25 years ago

In March 1989 Tim Berners-Lee wrote a proposal to develop a radical new way of linking and sharing information: the World Wide Web

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12 March, 2014
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12 March, 14
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12 March, 14

Minimising the muddle

Peggie Rimmer was Tim Berners-Lee’s hierarchical "leader" in CERN’s Data and Documents division when he invented the World Wide Web

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12 March, 2014
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12 March, 14
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12 March, 14

Good old Bitnet, and the rise of the World Wide Web

Senior physicist Richard Jacobsson remembers the early days of the World Wide Web at CERN

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12 March, 2014

On the open internet and the free web

David Foster on our responsibility as individuals to preserve an open internet and a free web for the benefit of humankind

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12 March, 2014
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12 March, 14