June 15, 2020
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Internet TimeLine Project
⟶ Updated 17 Oct 2017 ⟶
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The Domain Name System (DNS) establishes the familiar .edu .gov .com .mil .net, and .int system for naming websites
William Gibson, author of "Neuromancer", is the first to use the term "cyberspace."
The NSFNET was composed of multiple regional networks and peer networks connected to a major backbone.
The Internet was available to the public
The First Internet Service Provider (ISP) is born with the introduction of a commercial version of ARPANET, known as Telenet.
Military Use of the Internet
Messages sent from computer to computer in different locations
The First Computer invented to use arithmetic. Started in 1943 and finish building in 1946.
Group of some events
Invented Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and Internet Protocol (IP), the heart of the Internet.
Robert E. Kahn The "Beginning of the Internet
Beranek and Newman, unveils the final version of the Interface Message Processor (IMP) specification.
The numbers of hosts on the Internet exceeds 20,000. Cisco ships its first router.
Edward Snowden, a former CIA employee and National Security Agency Contractor, reveals that the NSA had in place a monitoring program capable of tapping the communication of thousands of people, including U.S. Citizens.
Youtube.com Launches. The Social News Site Reddit is also founded
The CIX board voted to block traffic from ISPs who are not CIX members. CIX membership costs approximately $7,500 annually.
The Internet Marks its 40th anniversary
RIPE is a collaborative organization that consists of European Internet service providers. It aims to provide the necessary administration and coordination to enable the operation of the European Internet.
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