Word on the Street: World Wide Web turns 25

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, a British computer scientist, introduced the world to the first popular web browser 25 years ago today. News 12 asked residents if

THE BRONX - Sir Tim Berners-Lee, a British computer scientist, introduced the world to the first popular web browser 25 years ago today.

News 12 asked residents if they remember a time before the Internet.

Some residents said they remembered how things were much simpler before the Internet.  

Others said that they like how technology makes getting information much easier.

One resident said that while technology is good, people have stopped paying attention to what's going on around them.

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