June 15, 2020
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⟶ Updated 16 Nov 2017 ⟶
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: The first Internet Service Provider. (ISP) is is born with the introduction of a commercial version of ARPANET, known as telent.
.the national science foundation(NSF) provided a grant to establish the computer science foundation (CSNET) to provide networking service to university computer scientist.
.The National Science Foundation’s NSFNET goes online to connected supercomputer centers at 56,000 bits per second — the speed of a typical dial-up computer modem. Over time the network speeds up and regional research and education networks, supported in part by NSF, are connected to the NSFNET backbone — effectively expanding the Internet throughout the United States. The NSFNET was essentially a network of networks that connected academic users along with the ARPANET.
.The number of websites reaches 600 and the White House and United Nations go online. Marc Andreesen develops the Mosaic Web browser at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. The number of computers connected to NSFNET grows from 2,000 in 1985 to more than 2 million in 1993. The National Science Foundation leads an effort to outline a new Internet architecture that would support the burgeoning commercial use of the network.
.Yahoo! is created by Jerry Yang and David Filo, two electrical engineering graduate students at Stanford University. The site was originally called "Jerry and David's Guide to the World Wide Web. " The company was later incorporated in March 1995.
.PC makers can remove or hide Microsoft’s Internet software on new v ersions of Windows 95, thanks to a settlement with the Justice Department. Netscape announces that its browser will be free.
The Internet Protocol version 6 introduced, to allow for future growth of Internet Addresses. The current most widely used protocol is version 4. IPv4 uses 32-bit addresses allowing for 4.3 billion unique addresses; IPv6, with 128- bit addresses, will allow 3.4 x 1038 unique addresses, or 340 trillion trillion trillion.
Facebook goes online and the era of social networking begins. Mozilla unveils the Mozilla Firefox browser.
YouTube.com launches. The social news site Reddit is also founded.
President Barack Obama's administration announces its opposition to major parts of the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect Intellectual Property Act, which would have enacted broad new rules requiring internet service providers to police copyrighted content. The successful push to stop the bill, involving technology companies such as Google and nonprofit organizations including Wikipedia and the Electronic Frontier Foundation, is considered a victory for sites such as YouTube that depend on user-generate
Google unveils Google Assistant, a voice-activated personal assistant program, marking the entry of the Internet giant into the "smart" computerized assistant marketplace. Google joins Amazon's Alexa, Siri from Apple, and Cortana from Microsoft.
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