History of the Internet

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The Internet is born

1969 - 1970

First message was sent from one computer at UCLA (college) to one in Stanford (college).

4 computers exist

1969 - 1970

13 computers exist

1970 - 1971

100 computers exist

1977 - 1978

1000 computers exist

1984 - 1985

10,000 computers exist

1987 - 1988

100,000 computers exist

1989 - 1990

There is 1 website

1991 - 1992

1 Million Computers exist

1992 - 1993

There are 10,000 websites

1994 - 1995

Google started

1996 - 1997

There are 600,000 websites

1996 - 1997

There are 25 Million websites

2000 - 2001

AOL reaches 30 million users

2001 - 2002

Facebook introduced

2004 - 2005

YouTube introduced

2005 - 2006

Google buys YouTube

2006 - 2007

1.2 Billion computers exist

2012 - 2013

There are 230 Million websites

2012 - 2013

Significant Contributions to the Internet

Worldwide Web - ARPANET development

1966 - 1967

Google started

1996 - 1997

The Internet Explodes - 25 Million websites

2000 - 2001

Facebook introduced

2004 - 2005

Google offers stock to the public

2004 - 2005

YouTube introduces

2005 - 2006

Google buys YouTube

2005 - 2006

Facebook passes Google as the most viewed site

2009 - 2010