History of the Internet

Main

Internet is born

October 29, 1969 - 4/14/14

ARPANET -- "lo" (login)

13 Computers exist (first PCs available)

1970

23 Computers

1971

100 computers mark broken

1977

1,000 computer mark broken

1984

about one computer per household

1985 - 1993

10,000 computer mark broken

1987

one website exsists

1990

world wide web

623 websites exsist

1993

100 million computers connected to the internet

2001

1.7 billion users access to internet

over 230 websites

2014

Significant Contributions to the Internet

Aol Created

1980 - 4/14/14

Started with Video games

World wide Web

1989 - 1990

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Aol monthly fees

1996

begining of unlimited use for monthly fee, before were charged by the hour

Aol Spike

2001

30 million global users -- 10% of all people using the internet

Aol merges with Time Warner

2005

2005ish