History of the Internet for 1994
I will be focusing on 1994 from the Internet Timeline History.
There were many exciting things that came about in 1994 that sets the pace for the remainder of the 90's
1994 Internet Events
- The number of hosts is 3 Million and the amount of web sites and News Groups on the Internet equal 10,000
- ARPANET celebrates their 25th anniversary
- Banks & Shopping Malls arrive on the Internet
- You can now order a Pizza from Pizza Hut over the internet
- The first cyber bank is open for business on the internet
- The internet population is growing among consumers they out number the research and academic users 2 to 1
- While on their Voodoo Lounge tour The Rolling Stones broadcast their concert over M-bone.
- Netscape Communications is formed by Marc Andreesen and Jim Clark
- One of the fastest growing applications was Mosiac
- The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) was founded by Tim Berners-Lee