The word "lo" was sent from a computer at UCLA to Stanford University.
Growth was slow with 9 more ARPANET computers connected.
personal computers at this point were inexpensive enough for average consumers to buy.
Created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee
Craig Newmark began the service in 1995 as an email distribution list of friends, featuring local events in the San Francisco Bay Area, before becoming a web-based service in 1996. After incorporation as a private for-profit company in 1999, Craigslist expanded into nine more U.S. cities in 2000, four each in 2001 and 2002, and 14 in 2003.
Google began in January 1996 as a research project by Larry Page and Sergey Brin when they were both PhD students at Stanford University in California. While conventional search engines ranked results by counting how many times the search terms appeared on the page, the two theorized about a better system that analyzed the relationships between websites.
This was largely due to a low unlimited use fee and very aggressive marketing.
This technique catalogs many types of music. Pandora Radio is a free internet service that allows a user to enter a song or artist they like and find similar songs that match their preferences.
YouTube was bought by Google for $1.65 Billion in 2006. Makes you wonder what Google would be willing to pay now?
Hulu is a joint venture between NBC, Fox Network, ABC, and ultimately Disney joining in by 2009. All agreed to make television content available in one centralized location.