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World Wide Web (www)

a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors' attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms' promotional mix.

World Wide Web (www)

or web a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows, the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms promotional mix.
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By contrast, mathematicians have modeled complex networks such as the World Wide Web as infinite dimensional because there's no realistic way to fit such a network, with hubs having so many links, into a finite-dimensional space.
Searle & Company 5200 Old Orchard Road Skokie, IL 60077 World Wide Web Address: http://www.
When your World Wide Web browsing software reads the text file of a page you've asked to see, the software reads the instructions and the names of the other files needed to build the page.
The features of these various points of access to corporate data in different computer systems are produced by HTML (hypertext mark-up language), common to all applications on the world wide Web.
Cirino said NetMaster's main business used to be building corporate World Wide Web sites.
They called the subset of computers (clients and servers) on the Internet using those protocols the World Wide Web.
In the past, content developers were forced to decide whether to develop for the CompuServe standard, for example, or for the World Wide Web standard, and now there's just one,'' Weiner said.
The goal of the Character Model for the World Wide Web is to facilitate use of the Web by all people, regardless of their language, script, writing system, and cultural conventions, in accordance with the W3C goal of universal access.
Sir Timothy Berners-Lee, KBE, inventor of the World Wide Web and founder of the World Wide Web Consortium, will reunite with friends, former colleagues, and members of the technology community involved in the early stages of the Web to share personal reflections and stories about how it all got started.
Berners-Lee, Director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and holder of the 3Com Founders chair at MIT, emphasized how standards benefit the industry by enabling access to information from many sources, some not even existing when the technology was deployed.
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web and Director of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) was dubbed a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (KBE) by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II during an Investiture in London on Friday, 16 July 2004.
Today, the World Wide Web Consortium announced final approval of two key Semantic Web technologies, the revised Resource Description Framework (RDF) and the Web Ontology Language (OWL).

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