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Berners-Lee, Tim

  • By: Kevin Featherly
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

1955 –

World Wide Web Inventor

A quiet, modest Englishman with training in theoretical physics, Tim Berners-Lee brought the Internet to the masses in 1991 after creating the definitive window through which to view cyberspace, then campaigning tirelessly to assure that everyone who ...

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