The symbol @ was used in the email address to separate the name of the user and the name of the network.
(TCP/IP) = (Transmission Control Panel/Internet Protocol). It would become the standard for Internet communication in 1983.
Domain names were given extensions like .com, .org, and .edu.
America Online, was also known as Quantum Computer Services.
10% of the Internet servers ALL AROUND THE WORLD!! Dang!
1988 is the year my oldest sister (Samantha) was born. Who’s getting married on July 10th!!
(The World) = (world.std.com). Tim Berners-Lee developed the World Wide Web to enable users to use hyperlinks to connect to documents in websites.
The Archie was regarded as the first search engine.
Along with the official website of the White house some commercial websites are set up along with, marketing campaigns that were carried out with the use of email, leading to the coining of the term spamming. Netscape Communications was established by Marc Andreessen and Jim Clark, who also started the Navigator browser.
1994 was the year I (Sydnee Lee Gay) was born.
The Java Internet programming language was released by Sun Microsystems. Windows 95 was introduced.
1995 was the year my younger brother (Caleb) was born.
There were personal computers in 43.2 million households in the US, and 14 million of these had Internet access.
Napster allows music to be swapped on the Internet. As Internet shopping became more popular, the term E-Commerce was frequently used. MySpace.com was started.
Many companies were temporarily forced to shut down their networks. Investment capital on the Internet dried up, and many dotcoms had to be closed down. Time Warner was bought by America Online for $16 billion, resulting in the biggest merger ever.