http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Wide_Web_Consortium The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is the main international standards organization for the World Wide Web (WWW or W3). Founded by Tim Berners-Lee at MIT and currently headed by him, the consortium is made up of member organizations which maintain full-time staff for the purpose of working together in the development of standards for the World Wide Web. As of 29 March 2012, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has 351 members.
World Wide Web proposal was submitted 25 years ago today
World Wide Web proposal was submitted 25 years ago today -- *A screenshot of an online version of the proposal by Tim Berners-Lee that became the basis for the Web. (World Wide Web Consortium) http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-world-wide-web-proposed-25-years-brief-history-20140312,0,354269.story#ixzz2vmFxj3G9
Tim Berners Lee is a British computer scientist who is credited with inventing the World Wide Web (WWW). Berners-Lee enabled a system to be able to view web pages (hypertext documents) through the internet. He also serves as a director fo the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) which overseas standards for the internet and world wide web. Berners-Lee has also been concerned about issues relating to freedom of information and censorship on the internet. Short Biography Tim Berners-Lee Tim…