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2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony: Who is Tim Berners-Lee? (Pictures)

By Deena Bustillo on
Tim Berners-Lee made a surprise appearance at the 2012 London Olympics opening ceremony Friday night, but many people weren't sure what the fuss was all about. Well, you might not recognize the 57-year-old, but you sure do know his work. Berners-Lee is credited with inventing the World Wide Web! The computer scientist put plans in motion for the Internet back in March 1989. So, he's a pretty smart dude. He also is the director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), which helps develop the...Read Full Story