Category Archives: World Wide Web

Before the Internet

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What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains (Animation)

See also my interview with Nicholas Carr about his book The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

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A Very Short History of IT

If you were asked to name the top three events in the history of computer technology (or the history of what came to be known as the IT industry), which ones would you choose? Here’s my very short list: June … Continue reading

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Netscape Launched

Today in 1994, Jim Clark and Marc Andreessen founded Mosaic Communications Corporation. Their mission was “to be the premier provider of open software that enables people and companies to exchange information and conduct commerce over the Internet and other global networks.” The … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Web Hosting (Infographic)

Cloud Hosting Infographic Created by PEER 1 Hosting

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The Social Impact of the Internet

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Al Gore Gives Birth to the Internet

Today in 1994, The Superhighway Summit was held at UCLA’s Royce Hall. It was the “first public conference bringing together all of the major industry, government and academic leaders in the field [and] also began the national dialogue about the Information … Continue reading

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How Long Does It Take to Build an App?

How Long Does it Take to Build an App? infographic by Angelina.

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In 2013 the internet will become a mostly mobile medium

  Source: The Economist, Morgan Stanley

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The Internet, 2002-2012

Source: mediabistro.com via Andy on Pinterest

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