Quick Answer: Which Country Started The Internet?

The Internet as we know it today first started being developed in the late 1960s in California in the United States.

In the summer of 1968, the NWG (Network Working Group) held its first meeting, chaired by Elmer Shapiro, at the SRI (Stanford Research Institute).13 Nov 2018

Who invented the Internet and why?

ARPANET adopted TCP/IP on January 1, 1983, and from there researchers began to assemble the “network of networks” that became the modern Internet. The online world then took on a more recognizable form in 1990, when computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee invented the World Wide Web.18 Dec 2013

Who invented the Internet British?

It is not clear, however, that the UK can even lay claim to having invented the web. The English computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee was indeed its creator, but he was working at Cern – the European Particle Physics Laboratory in Switzerland – at the time.15 Feb 2016

Who invented the Internet UK or USA?

Sir Timothy John Berners-Lee OM KBE FRS FREng FRSA FBCS (born 8 June 1955), also known as TimBL, is an English engineer and computer scientist, best known as the inventor of the World Wide Web.