history of the internet

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  • Apples first computer is released

    Apples first computer is released
    Designed and hand built by Steve Wozniak. The introductory price was $667.66 and today it is worth $2767.08.
  • Apples secoond computer released

    Apples secoond computer released
    8 bit home computer. The retail price was $1.298 for 4 Kb of ram and $2,538 for a maximun of 49 Kb of ram
  • Apple II Plus was released

    Apple II Plus was released
    It is the second model for the Apple II series. It was sold from June 1979 to Decemeber 1982. The base price for this computer was $1195 and $3883 acounting for inflation.
  • The internet was invented

    The internet was invented
    ARPANET is is the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network. It was an early packet switching network and the first network to use the TCP/IP
  • Google was created

    Google was created
    In 1996 Google began as a research project by Larry Psge and Sergey Brin.
  • Facebook was created

    Facebook was created
    Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerburg,Dustin Moskovitz,Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum and Chris Hughes
  • YouTube was created

    YouTube was created
    YouTube is a video sharing site. Most of it's content is uploaeded by CBS, BBC, Vevo and hulu. The founders of YouTube are Steve Chen, Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim. The CEO of YouTube is Susan Wojcicki.
  • Twitter was created

    Twitter was created
    Twitter is a social media site where registered users can post a tweet with 140 character maxium. Twitter has 302 million active users.
  • Tumblr was founded

    Tumblr was founded
    The development of Tumblr began in 2006. As of September 1st 2015 Tumblr hosts over 252 million vlogs. Tumblr's headquarters are In New York City. The CEo of Tumblr is David Karp. They have 326 employees as of September 2015
  • Hashtag was first used

    Hashtag was first used
    It was used on twitter by a San Francisco techie and former google developer Chris Messina
  • Instagram was created

    Instagram was created
    Instagram was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. It was aqquired by Facebook in April of 2012 for 1 Billon US dollars in cssh and stock. In December of 2010 it had 1 million registered users.
  • Snapchat was created

    Snapchat was created
    Snapchat is a video messaging app created by Bobby Murphy, Evan Spiegel and Reggie Brown. According to Snapchat its users send over 700 million pics or videos a day.