WWW Inventor Receives Prize

I wonder how much of a cut Al Gore Got.

ESPOO, Finland (AP) – The scientist credited with inventing the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee, has been awarded the first Millennium Technology Prize.

The award, a euro1 million cash prize, equivalent to $1.2 million, is among the largest of its kind, and was awarded for the first time. It was established in 2002 and backed by the Finnish government.

In the context of the article, WWW, seems to be a browser that encapuslated browser functions that are available today, rather than meaning the entire internet.

His graphical point-and-click browser, “WorldWideWeb,” was the first featuring the core ideas included in today’s Web browsers, including Internet Explorer, Netscape, Opera, and Mozilla.

He Doesn't Pull Any Punches
I wanna be an inmate!