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This is the first Photo Ever Uploaded to the Web

Jul 12 2012, 3:37am CDT | by , in News | Technology News

This is the first Photo Ever Uploaded to the Web

20 years ago WWW inventor Tim Berners-Lee uploaded the first photo the world wide web.

On Jul 18 1992, Tim Berners-Lee tested for the first time images on in HTML. He asked his college at the CERN labs Silvano de Gennaro for a photo. He gave Berners-Lee a photoshopped image showing a CERN based comedy ladies band: Les Horribles Cernettes. And this is the story how a photo of four ladies in prom dresses ends up becoming an historic item. Read the full story on Motherboard.

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