History of the Internet

Main

The internet is Born

October 29, 1969

The number of computers grows from 4 to 13

1970

The number of computers increases to 23

1971

The hundred computer barrier is broken

1977

More than a thousand computers are now on the network

1984

The 10,000 barrier is broken

1987

The are now one million computers on the network

1992

Over 10 million computers are now connected

1996

Over 100 million computers are connected to the internet

2001

Today there are over 1.7 billion computers connected to the internet

2010

Significant Contributions to the Internet