History of the Internet

Main

The internet is born

1969

Number of computers grows from 4 to 13

1970

23 computers on the Internet

1971

60 computers on the internet

1975

100+ computers on the Internet

1977

1,000+ computers on the internet

1984

10,000+ computers on the internet

1987

1,000,000+ computers on the Internet

1992

10,000,000+ computers on the Internet

1996

100,000,000+ computers on the Internet

2001

The significant contributions to the Internet

Project Gutenberg starts digication of books

1971

The World Wide Web was created by Sir Tim Berners-Lee

1989 - 1990

Linux designed by Linus Torval, an open source program

1991

Sourceforge created

1993

Wikipedia is created

2001

Youtube is created

2005

The music genome project was launched as Pandora

2006

Groove shark founded

2006

Hulu was created

2007