Mark Zuckerberg (31) is the first recipient of the newly established Axel Springer Award. Mark is the CEO of Facebook, which he founded in 2004.


Sir Timothy Berners-Lee was born on June 8, 1955 in London. Almost 30 years ago he drew up his plans for a global hypertext information sharing system while at the European Organization for Nuclear Research, CERN. He invented the World Wide Web and the language on which it is based – HTML (HyperText Markup Language)

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