Internet Timeline

Justin Farris

1969

the first group of networked computers communicated with each other

1970

the first radio network which makes use of random packet transmission, the Alohanet, is launched at the University  of Hawaii

1989

the World Wide Web begins as a CERN project called ENQUIRE initiated by British scientist Tim Berners Lee  

1992

The term "surfing the web" is coined and popularized

1994

One of the first internet purchases takes place: A pepperoni with mushrooms and extra cheese from pizza hut

2002

55 million people now go online to work and 44% of those who have internet access at work say their use of the internet helps them do there jobs

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