The first internet message, "lo", was sent from UC Santa Barbra to University of Utah.
The amount of people grows from 4 to 13 owning a computer
Number of computer owners increases to 23.
Only 60 computers are on the network and each one is very expensive and hard to maintain.
The 100 owner mark for computers was broken.
More than a thousand computers are owned.
the 10,000 barrier was broken from computer owners.
Around a million computers are on the network
Over ten million computers are owned.
Today over 1.7 million users are on the network
Sir Tim Berners-Lee creates the WWW. This is a interconnected web on networks that lays on top of the internet so files are accessible to users.
Linus Torvald creates the first opening program. This allows users to open files for free. Without this, interest in the internet would be lost.
In just a year long time span, the internet went from 623 users to an incredible 10,022
Google as a search engine is invented. People can, for free, look up and have access to millions of programs and files of information.
Aol, had over 30 million global users. It was the website that really got users interested in the internet. It made the internet easy to use.