Exactly 25 years ago, the world got access to one of the most revolutionary inventions of the recent times - the internet. 

The World Wide Web which is an integral part of the modern age was open to the public for use on this day, August 23. Called as the World Internaut Day, August 23 is considered as internet's birthday. 

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Here are some of the interesting facts you need to know about the internet and the world wide web:

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