history of the internet

Timeline created by lilbezza
In History
  • Sputnik was launched

    Sputnik was launched
  • development of distributed network and packet switching

    development of distributed network and packet switching
  • first two nodes connect - UCLA and Stanford

    first two nodes connect - UCLA and Stanford
  • Ray Tomlison invents email ant the @ symbol is adopted

    Ray Tomlison invents email ant the @ symbol is adopted
  • Bulletin board system (BBS) invented

    Bulletin board system (BBS) invented
  • BBS was resealed to the public

    BBS was resealed to the public
  • TCP/IP established

    TCP/IP established
  • Numeric address replaced with human-friendly domain names (DNS)

    Numeric address replaced with human-friendly domain names (DNS)
  • WorldWideWeb browser ( later named Nexus) written by Tim Berners-Lee at CERN

    WorldWideWeb browser ( later named Nexus) written by Tim Berners-Lee at CERN
  • Mosaic-GUI browser. Developers go on to create Netscape Navigator and Microsoft buy the Mosaic Licence

    Mosaic-GUI browser. Developers go on to create Netscape Navigator and Microsoft buy the Mosaic Licence
  • Internet Explorer 1 - based on Mosaic

    Internet Explorer 1 - based on Mosaic