Mark McCahill

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope

Mark McCahillName: Mark P. McCahill

Born: February 7, 1956

Computer-related contributions

  • American programmer who has been involved in developing and popularizing a number of Internet technologies since the late 1980s.
  • Led the development of the gopher protocol, the effective predecessor of the World Wide Web.
  • First to use the phrase "Surfing the Internet."