The first message of internet was "lo" from the ARPANET, this become the core of internet. This was in UCLA. the Second one is called a server, to send and serves up files and messages.
Number of computers started to grow from 4-13
computers grow even more at 23
some people thought there was no need to spend thousands of dollars on computers, at the time you really never needed computers and no one knew what to do with them
Was not till this time computers have hit a 100 and the barrier was broken..
more than 1,000 computers were on the network
10,000 barrier were broken, at this time computers were just now getting into peoples homes. Within less than two years went from 10,000 computers to 100,000
By this time there were over a million computers, all within four years!
as another four years went by, over 10 million users were connected to the network
More than 100 million users on the internet
by 2010 1.7 million people are using the internet for whatever reason, almost seems like the internet increased overnight!
from 1989-1990 the wide world internet was being used like crazy. every body was saying there were on the internet
Americans online; wide and varied reputation, Americans online is another saying as AOL over 30 million people were using AOL it was a hit in the 90s and 200. 10% of the people on the internet was using AOL, you could use it for games, chat programs, interactive fiction, play e-mail games MMORPG (The first Massively Multi-playing online role-playing game)
percentages of websites 1991-1, 1992-4, 1993-623, 1994-10,022, 1995-23.500, 1996-603.367, 1997-1.681.868, 1998-3.689.227, 1999-9.560.491, 2000-25.675.581 in 2010 there were 230 million websites to be remembered
In 1991 a college student named Linus Torvald developed a non commercial replacement, download systems for free and complete access codes
The new "free" culture, no free internet every time your on your bill is going up.
Gutenberg Project-30,000 books
Hulu- thousands of movies and t.v. programs
Wikipedia- millions of articles on many subjects
Sourceforge- 230,000 jottware programs
youtube- milions of hours of video
Pandora/Grooveshark- thousands of songs