A Total Internet crash

Because of a status-message virus that was accidentally propagated throughout the network on October 27, 1980, when the ARPANET (the U.S. Department of Defense’s prototype Internet) came to a complete halt, thus becoming the first total Internet crash. Continue reading

Thanks to our readers and supporters

Wow! Its been and interesting 10 months since we went live. We told a few friends and family… and that it.

We set a goal to have an average of 10 viewers a day in a month. Well we hit that goal with an avg. 13 viewers a day. For a total 398 unique viewers for the month of October.

ForWhatItsWorth Thanks you all. And as always pass on the word.

Internet hosts exceeded 1,000,000

Thats right in 1992, the number of Internet hosts exceeded 1,000,000 Continue reading

Thanks to our readers and supporters

Wow! Its been and interesting 9 months since we went live. We told a few friends and family… and that it.

We set a goal to have 100 viewers in one month by end of first year. Well we hit that goal with 189 viewers for September.

Our next goal is average of 10 unique viewers per day in one month.

ForWhatItsWorth Thanks you all. And as always pass on the word.

100 million people connected to the Internet

Title: 100 million people connected to the Internet

In 1997 the internet had 100 million people connected to it. Continue reading

William Henry “Bill” Gates III

William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor, author, and philanthropist. Continue reading

Three Heads of State to meet online

When the internet was just a baby, 3 Heads of state of 3 countries met online for 10 minute chat, on January 17, 1996. Continue reading

Canada Was First to place all it’s Universities online

Canada was the First Nation to place all it's Universities on the Internet. Continue reading

Software and Corporation that change the computer world

In 1975, in Seattle, WA, USA, two Americans, William Henry "Bill" Gates III, age 19, and Paul Gardner Allen, age 22, developed a program for the Altair 8800 personal computer to understand software written in the BASIC computer language. Continue reading

Canadian patent issues for Spreadsheet Program

LANPAR was the first spreadsheet program for manipulating matrices of numbers, created by Canadian programmers, RenÈ Pardo and Remy Landau, in 1969/1970 while working at LANPAR Ltd. Continue reading