History of the Internet

Main

The Internet is Born

October 29, 1969

The Internet Grows

1970

Grew from 4 computers to 13.

The Internet Grows to 23 computers

1971

Went to 23 computers in use

The internet grows to 100 computers

1977

Explosive Growth Examined

1977 - 2010

The first computers you could buy came out in the late 1970's

The internet grows to over a thousand computers.

1984

The World Wide Web

1989 - 1990

"You've Got Mail" AOL's Role Online

1990 - 1995

The Internet Explodes

1991 - 2010

From only a few websites to millions!

The Internet Today

2010

Significant Contributions to the Internet

Project Gutenberg

1971

Why Openness Matters

1991

Geeknet

1993

Wikipedia

2001

YouTube

2005

Hulu

2007

Pandora Radio

2008

Grooveshark

2010

The New Free Culture

2010