The Internet’s 25th Anniversary

Can you believe the creation of the World Wide Web happened 25 years ago?

Yes, March 12, 2014 marked the 25th anniversary of the creation of the World Wide Web by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. In a report by the Pew Research Center, “Lee wrote a paper on March 12, 1989 proposing an ‘information management’ system that became the conceptual and architectural structure for the Web. He eventually released the code for his system—for free—to the world on Christmas Day in 1990. It became a milestone in easing the way for ordinary people to access documents and interact over a network of computers called the internet—a system that linked computers and that had been around for years. “

And, the rest is history!

87% of American adults use the internet for a seemingly limitless amount of information. It has changed how we interact with people, communicate with our family and friends, … Continue reading