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Internet History

Internet Television -- an Anniversary

Victor Dorff | Posted 11.23.2015 | Media
Victor Dorff

On November 23, 1995, the ABC News overnight program World News Now, where I was a broadcast producer, was the first to stream television live over the internet.

Another 'Back to the Future' Moment - 27 Years After the World's First Cyber Attack

Scott J. Shackelford | Posted 10.30.2015 | Technology
Scott J. Shackelford

Twenty-seven years ago on November 2, 1988, Robert Morris, then a Cornell University grad student, made history by launching the first "Internet worm" from MIT. Meant, according to Morris, to gauge the size of the Internet, the worm morphed into a denial of service exploit.

The Internet's Founder Never Thought It Would Get This Bad

The Huffington Post | Alexis Fitts | Posted 09.02.2015 | Technology

On Sept. 2, 1969, Leonard Kleinrock strung a 15-foot cable between two computers, hoping it would help them converse. A professor of computer sc...

Bianca Bosker

Erasing Your Engagement From The Internet Is Impossible -- I Know, I Tried | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.14.2014 | Technology

No one is more excited about my wedding than Facebook. Or possibly Google. As they seem to see it, since getting engaged I’ve become an impressi...

7 Things That Have Been Around A Lot Longer Than You Think

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 04.24.2014 | Technology

Did you know the selfie is older than sliced bread?

The Ideology of Anonymity and Pseudonymity

Malcolm Collins | Posted 10.02.2013 | Technology
Malcolm Collins

While pan-internet culture has come to view anonymity/pseudonymity as a human right and crucial element of a free society, the value of anonymity has developed to include conditional factors just as freedom of movement has within societies that value it as a human right.

Bryant & Katie Discover the Internet

Posted 07.19.2011 | Women

This is not a comedy sketch - it's a real clip from a 1994 episode of The Today Show. And this was just 17 years ago! You'll howl. -MT ...

The History Of The Internet (INFOGRAPHIC)

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Editor's Note: Due to editorial consideration, the infographic and accompanying text have been removed from this post....