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April 30, 2008 / davebirss

Happy 15th Birthday Internet

It was 15 years ago today that the code for the world wide web was given free to the world. All thanks to Sir Tim Berners-Lee and Robert Cailliau who managed to persuade CERN to give the code away so that anyone could use it and improve on it.

If you want to hear more about how it happened, here’s a film that Uncle Tim did to mark the 10th anniversary.

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