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Creation of the Internet

  • 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

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  • Intro 0:00
  • Lesson Overview 0:17
  • What is the Internet? 0:56
    • Definition
    • Main Frame
  • Who Invented the Computer? 3:22
    • Charles Babbage
    • Created Idea & Plans
    • The Difference Engine
  • Evolution of Computers 5:30
    • Server Room
  • Evolution of Computers 6:49
    • Apple Founders
    • Personal Computer
  • Evolution of Computers 7:48
    • Commodore (Apple)
    • 1990's PC
    • 2000's Computer Became More of Entertainment System
    • 1990's Laptop
    • Thinner Version of Laptop
    • iPhone/ Tablets
  • Creation of the Internet 10:19
    • Purpose of the Internet
    • Explain Diagram
  • Creation of the Internet 12:19
  • Ray Tomlinson 13:15
  • TELENET 13:57
    • Created for Concept of Logging In
    • U.S. Military's Interest
  • FTP 15:11
  • 1980's Telnet to TCP/IP 15:40
    • How TCP was Better
  • 1980's Newsgroups 16:23
    • Newsgroups Allows Collaboration Between Students & Professors
  • 1990's Search Engines 17:15
    • Gopher Address
  • 1900's Spidering 18:12
    • Definition
  • 1990's Search Engines 19:27
    • Mark Andreseen
    • Netscape
  • 2000's Social Media 21:14
    • 1990's AOL Chat Room
    • Myspace
    • Facebook