History of the Internet

Events

Internet is born

October 29, 1969

Number of computers grows from 4 to 13

1970

Number of computers grows to 23

1971

Number of computers hits 100

1977

Number of computers hits 1000

1984

10,000 barrier broken

1987

World wide web created

1989 - 1990

1 million computers

1992

AOL had over 30 million users

2001

Over 100 million computers

2001

Youtube launched

2005

1.7 billion users have access to the internet

2016