For Current Issues in Government, Section 1
First message on the APRANET system
Number of computers increased from 4 to 13
Number of computers raises to 23
Number of computers on the network exceeds 10,000
Less than two years after the 10,000 barrier is broken
Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Linus Torvald created the operating system Linux that used open source code.
10 websites available
There are 623 websites
Started as a research project by Larry Page and Sergery Bin
There are 25, 675, 581 websites!
AOL had over 30 million global users (almost 10 percent of people accessing the Internet)
Created by three PayPal employees (Chad Hurley, Steven Chen, and Jawed Karim) in February 2005