In this lesson, our instructor Jim Hague goes through an introduction the creation of the internet. He starts by explaining what the internet is and who invented it. Then he goes into the evolution of computers, the creation of the internet, and a timeline of search engines.
Early computers took up the size of an entire room
Personal computer was invented by the Apple team
As time went on, the demand grew for stronger computers, but smaller
The Internet started out as communication means between colleges
FTP - allows for people to easily upload and download files between the internet and the computer
The 1980's saw the emergence of newsgroups
The 1990's saw the emergence of the Netscape browser
The 2000's saw the emergence of Social Media
Creation of the Internet
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.