History of the Internet

Main

Internet is Born

1969

number of computers on this new network had grown from 4 to 13

1970

the number would increase to 23

1971

60 computer on this new network

1975

hundred computer barrier would be broken

1977

more than a thousand computers were on the network.

1984

10,000 barrier was broken

1987

over a million of computers connected

1992

10 million users would now be connected

1996

100 million computers were connected to the Internet.

2001

1.7 billion users have access to the internet

2013

Significant Contributions to the Internet

World Wide Web-created

1989 - 1990

Was created

American Online-created

1990

1 website

1990

The Interent Expoldes

1990 - 2013

10 websites

1991

Why Openness Matters

1991 - 2013

operating system known as Linux was created

1991

623 websites

1993

1,681,868 websites

1997

25,675,581 websites

2000

30 million new sites were added to the internet

2008

230 million websites

2013