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The invention of the Internet is credited primarily to the developers of ARPANET, a project of the U.S. Department of Defense and dozens of universities. This complex technology, however, has been developed over time by ... More »

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The Internet in its current incarnation came into existence with the invention of the World Wide Web by Tim Berners-Lee in the 1990s. However, the general idea behind the Internet was already in use at that time, albeit ... More »

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The Internet had its beginnings with the first ARPANET connection between two computers, which occurred on October 29, 1969. The data transmission technology used in this network was adapted for civilian use, and by the ... More »

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The Internet had its beginnings with the first ARPANET connection between two computers, which occurred on October 29, 1969. The data transmission technology used in this network was adapted for civilian use, and by the ... More »

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Generally speaking, the DARPA research project known as ARPANET has been defined as the "beginning" of the Internet, as it was the first instance of resources shared over a wide area network. It first came to life in Sep... More »

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In response to a request from the United States Department of Defense, work began on a system that would enable computers to connect and share information between universities. The first successful connection between two... More »

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