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100 Ideas that Changed the Web by Jim Boulton

By Jim Boulton

This cutting edge name appears to be like on the historical past of the internet from its early roots within the study tasks of the U.S. govt to the interactive on-line international we all know and use today.

Fully illustrated with photographs of early computing gear and the interior tale of the web world's movers and shakers, the ebook explains the origins of the Web's key applied sciences, comparable to hypertext and mark-up language, the social rules that underlie its networks, resembling open resource, and inventive commons, and key moments in its improvement, corresponding to the flow to broadband and the Dotcom Crash. Later principles examine the origins of social networking and the most recent advancements on the internet, reminiscent of The Cloud and the Semantic Web.

Following the layout of the former titles within the sequence, this publication could be in a brand new, smaller structure. It presents an educated and engaging illustrated heritage of our such a lot used and fastest-developing know-how.

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A year later, in 1941, they registered a patent for a ‘secret communication system’ that constantly switched frequency. Thirty years later, in 1971, at the University of Hawaii, a computer network was created based on this technology. Called ALOHAnet, it used radio signals to connect computers across the Hawaiian Islands. A dedicated radio frequency would mean only one message could be sent at once. By spreading the signal across the spectrum, several computers could communicate simultaneously without interfering with one another.

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0OO. :.... ::O0O'.. :/0O/.. ’ An example of early ASCII pornn. 56 Innovation’s dirty secret IDE A No 25 PORNOGRAPHY Every time you buy something online, watch a video on YouTube, upload a piece of user-generated content or chat with someone via Skype, you should say a quiet thank you to the porn industry. In the early days of the internet, before the birth of the Web, conversations and file sharing took place on bulletin board systems (BBSs).

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