History of the internet

Events

Packet switching

1965

In 1965 two computers were able to communicate using packet switching technology

Interface message processor

1968

Barenak and newman unveils the final version of the interface message processor

Internet service provider

1974

The first internet service provider is born with the commercial version of ARPANET

Queen Elizabeth

1976

Queen Elizabeth sends her first email

cyber space

1984

William Gibson is the first to use the term cyber space

World wide web

1991

CERN introduces the world wide web to the public for the first time

Netscape communications

1994

Netscape communications is born and microsoft creates a web browser for windows 95