Inventor of World Wide Web Snags Computer Science's Top Prize

Inventor of World Wide Web Snags Computer Science's Top PrizeTim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, has snagged one of the most prestigious prizes in computer science: the A.M. Turing Award. The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the organization that awards the $ 1 million prize, announced the Turing Award winner earlier this week. “The first-ever World Wide Web site went online in 1991,” ACM President Vicki Hanson said in a statement.



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