Internet – Social Abuse and Censorship

Internet – Social Abuse and Censorship When the internet began, 1938: The Z1 was created by German Konrad Zuse in his parents’ living room between 1936-1938. 1951: Joe Thompson at Whirlwind console, ca. 1951 1968: Beranek and Newman, Inc. (BBN) unveils the final version of the Interface Message Processor (IMP) specifications. BBN wins ARPANET contract. 1969: U.S. Defense Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET). ARPA-funded researchers developed many of the protocols used for Internet communication today. It has been referred to as the beginning of internet as we know it today. But their’s was only the culmination of research and development by independent groups. 1974: The … Continue reading