The World Wide Web: By the numbers

Posted: 0:57 PM EST Feb 28, 2014   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Mar 12, 2014

As the World Wide Web prepares to celebrate its 25th birthday in March, take a look at the numbers behind this life-changing technology.

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The World Wide Web is preparing to celebrate its 25th birthday in March.


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