History of the Internet

Timeline created by jacobporter
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    INTERNET

  • J.C.R.Licklider (MIT) proposed the idea of a global network of computers. He then moved to DARPA.

    J.C.R.Licklider (MIT) proposed the idea of a global network of computers. He then moved to DARPA.
  • Lawrence Roberts (MIT) connected 2 computers for the 1st time.

  • ARPANET was bought online linking 4 American Unis.

  • Email was created.

  • The National Science Foundation funded NSFNet.

  • Microsoft released Windows 98.