On March 12, 1989, the World Wide Web was born at CERN

In the building of the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN), near Geneva (Switzerland), British researcher Tim Berners Lee describes in a report for CERN what the protocol should be for the transfer of hypertexts. This protocol allows establishing a documentation file system through the use of connections between documents in a simple way. Until now, to add a link you have to modify the file of the referenced document; the new system will allow access to it simply by indicating its "address" on the network. This is the origin of what a year later will become the World Wide Web.

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