Developer(s) Tony Johnson[1]
Initial release November 16, 1992 (1992-11-16)[2]
Operating system UNIX/VMS
Available in EN
Type Web browser
License Freeware with source code
Website http://hpux.cs.utah.edu:80/hppd/hpux/Networking/WWW/midaswww-2.1/ (defunct, archived 1997 at the Internet Archive)

MidasWWW is one of the earliest (now discontinued) web browsers, developed at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC).[1] It ran under Unix[1] and VMS. The last release was version 2.2. The 16 Nov 1992 sources were made available in June 2015 at GitHub without specified license.[3][4]


  1. 1 2 3 Tim Berners-Lee. "What were the first WWW browsers?". World Wide Web Consortium. Retrieved 2010-06-15.
  2. Johnson, Tony (16 November 1992). "MidasWWW first release". World Wide Web Consortium. Retrieved 26 November 2010.
  3. Connolly, Dan (13 Jun 2015). "source to MidasWWW from 1992". World Wide Web Consortium. Retrieved 23 June 2015.
  4. midasWWW at github
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