Tim Berners Lee Foundation of the World Wide Web

Tim Berners Lee was born in London England, United Kingdom on the 8th of June 1955 also know as Tim Bl, is an English computer scientist but is best know as the inventor of the world wide web. Tim Berners Lee was the first computer scientist to successfully establish a communication between a Hypertext Transfer Protocol client and the internet around mid November 1989.

He was one of four children to Mary Lee Woods and Conway Berners Lee. He attended Sheen Mount Primary School and went onto attending London's Emanuel School from 1969 to 1973 and studied at The Queen's College, Oxford from 1973 to 1976. After graduation Tim Berners Lee worked as a engineer at the telecommunications company Plessey in Poole, Dorset. He helped type setting software for printers in 1987 when he joined D. G. Nash in Ferndown, Dorset.

When he grew older he was featured on a show called Ted. He explains about the world wide web and the dangers of it but also how useful it can be.


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