The internet was born at 10:30 P.M. The message was sent from UCLA to Stanford.
The number of computers went from 4-13.
23 computers now.
In 1977 there were computers in the hundreds and in 1984 there were computers in the thousands.
Computers went from 10,000 to 100,000 and were making their way into peoples homes.
There were millions of computers and users by now.
Over 10 million now
100 million!! Wow.
1.7 billion users have access to the internet. (Present)
The web was built upon the internet and was created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee. This was used by using browsers.
1991 - 1
1992 - 4
1993 - 623
1995 - 23,500
1996 - 603,367
1997 - 1,681,868
1998 - 3,689,227
1999 - 9,560,491
2000 - 25,675,581
percentage of growth of the internet.
AOL.com was created. America Online.. late 1990s - 2001 there was somewhere around 30 million subscribers.
Open source code is the operating system known as Linux which started developing as a non commercial replacement by young college student Linus Torvald.
Gutenberg Project – over 30,000 books
Hulu – Thousands of movies and TV programs
Wikipedia – millions of articles on many subjects
Sourceforge – 230,000 software programs
Youtube – millions of hours of video
Pandora/Grooveshark – thousands of songs
It's all free. you can search and get about anything you want online.