The World’s First Web Server

This NeXT cube is on display in a glass case at CERN. What is so special about it? It is the machine of Tim Berners Lee that was used to run the first “modern” web server. While this computer does not represent the birth of the internet, it is the granddaddy of everything we do today online.

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The World’s First Web Server [@] Flickr


Garry Vander Voort

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