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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Internet

The history of the Internet begins with the development of electronic computers in the 1950s. Initial concepts of wide area networking originated in several computer science laboratories in the United States, United Kingdom, and France. The US Department of Defense awarded contracts as early as the 1960s, including for ...

www.internetsociety.org/internet/history-internet/brief-history-internet

Origins of the Internet. The first recorded description of the social interactions that could be enabled through networking was a series of memos written by J.C.R. Licklider of MIT in August 1962 discussing his “Galactic Network” concept. He envisioned a globally interconnected set of computers through which everyone could ...

www.nethistory.info/History%20of%20the%20Internet/origins.html

This theory survives and is even propagated by individuals who celebrated "the Internet's 35th birthday" in 2004. However, not everyone celebrated, and not everyone agreed. Perhaps the most serious rebuttal on the theory of Pentagon origins (otherwise known as the big bang theory of Internet origins) came from the ...

www.history.com/topics/inventions/invention-of-the-internet

Unlike technologies such as the light bulb or the telephone, the Internet has no single “inventor.” Instead, it has evolved over time. The Internet got its start in the United States more than 50 years ago as a government weapon in the Cold War. For years, scientists and researchers used it to communicate and share data with  ...

www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-invented-the-internet

Dec 18, 2013 ... As you might expect for a technology so expansive and ever-changing, it is impossible to credit the invention of the Internet to a single person. The Internet was the work of dozens of pioneering scientists, programmers and engineers who each developed new features and technologies that eventually ...

www.usg.edu/galileo/skills/unit07/internet07_02.phtml

The Internet started in the 1960s as a way for government researchers to share information. Computers in the '60s were large and immobile and in order to make use of information stored in any one computer, one had to either travel to the site of the computer or have magnetic computer tapes sent through the conventional  ...

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While the Internet has become an integral part of our daily lives, it is a relatively recent technology. Learn about the origins of the Internet,...

www.livescience.com/20727-internet-history.html

Jun 27, 2017 ... Al Gore didn't invent the Internet. Vinton Cerf & Bob Kahn are often called Fathers of the Internet. Our timeline of Internet history runs from ARPANET to World Wide Web and Facebook.

www.cs.ucsb.edu/~almeroth/classes/F10.176A/papers/internet-history-09.pdf

electronic commerce, information acquisition, and community operations. 2. ORIGINS OF THE INTERNET. The first recorded description of the social interactions that could be enabled through networking was a series of memos written by. J.C.R. Licklider of MIT in August 1962 discussing his “Galactic. Network” concept [9].