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Worldwide Web

In English, "worldwide" is one word. Yet "World Wide Web" was spelled with three words because it was thought to look better. Computer people never could spell all that great anyway! See World Wide Web and first website.
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Here at MLC Cymru we are no different and the worldwide web forms an important part of our communications programme.
The researchers from Notre Dame University in Indiana, US, analysed maps of Internet connections and found that the worldwide web has a random, "scale-free" structure.
Add to that around one million extra UK users connecting to the Worldwide Web every six months and it is apparent that Internet usage is sweeping across the landscape with the pace of an avalanche.
Britons are clearly switching on to the worldwide web.
Just when the Sinn Feiners thought they had got away with it they relaunched their worldwide web boasting of their links with the IRA.
She said: "As we move into the e-government era, the internet is becoming an ever more important tool, and this day provides an excellent opportunity for all staff to learn about the wealth of information and services available over the worldwide web.
Divorced dad-of-two Robert Campbell, 39, had also splashed out on a dream holiday to Florida - so he logged on to the worldwide web for information on his sunshine destination.
The next Millennium will see the Worldwide Web become the first port of call for an increasing number of tourists, a new study by Visa suggested.
But, a hometown musical picnic with 1,000 of their eager beaver fans from the worldwide web made their parting seem premature.
A CHARITY which helps people with cerebral palsy in Coventry and Warwickshire has set up a presence on the worldwide web, thanks to a free service offered by icCoventry.
Keith Grant, calling himself Coco the Clown, planned to sell pictures of children on the worldwide web.
Altavista launched a deal in June offering unmetered access to the worldwide web.