History of the Internet

Main

Internet is Born

October 29, 1969

Number of computer grew from 4 to 13

1970

number increased to 23

1971

60 computer on the new network

1975

one thousand computers on the network.

1984

10,000 barrier was broken

1987

one million of computers are connected

1992

10 million connected

1996

100 million computers were connected to the Internet

2001

1.7 billion users have access to the internet

2010

ignificant Contributions to the Internet

project Gutenberg begins its collection of digital txt

1971

World Wide Web devised and created

1989 - 1990

Linus Torvald begins development of LINUX code

1991

Craigslist web service of event and other listings begins

1995

The Google search is created

1996

600,000+ Web Sites on the Internet

1996

AOL amasses 30 million subscribers

1999 - 2000

25 Million + Web Sites on the Internet

2000

The Music Genome Project Begins

2000

Wikipedia begins publishing collaborative encylopedia articles online

2001

YouTube is created. It is bought by Google 1 year later

2005 - 2006

Grooveshark is formed by college students to offer music online

2006

Hulu comes online

2007

SourceForge is created hosting a repository of software codes

2007