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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Microsoft
NASA
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
American National Standards Institute
answers
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
0%
100%
0%
18
flagFinland
0%
10%
90%
0%
10
flagAustria
10%
0%
80%
10%
10
flagthe Netherlands
12%
14%
63%
9%
41
flagCanada
27%
0%
54%
18%
11
flagNorway
20%
12%
52%
16%
25
flagGermany
23%
12%
50%
13%
112
flagItaly
17%
3%
53%
25%
28
flagthe United States
19%
15%
48%
16%
118
flagthe United Kingdom
15%
21%
46%
16%
182
flagPoland
15%
18%
44%
22%
7143
flagAustralia
0%
20%
40%
40%
10
flagSweden
0%
50%
33%
16%
12
flagUnknown
18%
18%
32%
31%
328
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
31%
31%
18%
16
flagIndia
16%
14%
20%
50%
50

Gender

men44%
women46%
Microsoft
11%
16%
NASA
19%
17%
CERN laboratory in Switzerland
44%
46%
American National Standards Institute
24%
19%

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