Category Archives: Standards
Standardizing Information Transmission: The Uniform Penny Post Established
Today in 1840, the Uniform Penny Post was established throughout the UK, facilitating the safe, speedy and cheap conveyance of letters.“At this time I did not stand very well with the dominant interest at the General Post Office. My old friend Colonel Maberly had … Continue reading
First Internet Domain Name and a New Era for IT
Today in 1985, the first Internet domain name, symbolics.com, was registered.