The Internet Timeline

Main

Telegraph

1836

The telegraph revolutionised telecommunication. It displays mors codes (dots and dashes that helps us communicate with other people

Telephone

1876

Alexander Bell's invention. The telephone is the "core" of the internet.

PS (Packet-Switching)

1962 - 1968

The internet needs packets to transfer data. Originated from the military.

Invention of the Internet

1969

ARPAnet was authorized by the DoD (Department of Defence) to do research on networking.

Communication Over Network

1971

Email invented. 23 hosts on ARPAnet.

Internet Becomes Big

1977

Number of hosts reaches 100.

BITnet and CSnet

1981

BITnet is a cooperative network at the Univercity New York. CSnet is established and provided network services.