Packet-switching Networks came into play in the 60's
Packet-switching was a system that transfuredpeices of data to one server. There the peices of data were all put back together. Almost like a puzzle. This system started in Europe
Advanced Research Projects Agency.ARPANET is a control Protocol network they used this transmission fron '69-'82. The military took use of this system during the Cold War.
Rise of USENET
This neywork was used for information sharinhg and talking. This way you could talk about whatever you wanted. The ARPANET was mainly militsry use.
World Wide Web introduced
Was developed and brought to the world by Mr.Tim Berners-Lee
with help from Robert Caillau. This network is a standard linked information system, that can be used by many differant computers at the same time.
The first proper web-browser to be developed. It was developed at the National Center for Supercomputer Applications. It was imported to PC's and MAC's there was a boom in computer use.
The First large ISPs
AOL, Comuserve, and Sun Java are reeleased offering access to the mass. Browser war between Netscape and Microsoft going strong