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Data files are split up into these so that different parts of the same file can take different paths to get to the intended address
The information and software that finds information stored on the global network
A global network connecting millions of computers, making it possible to exchange information.
First satelight launched into orbit around the earth
Country that launched Sputnik
Advanced Research Projects Agency
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Advanced Research Projects Agency Network
Leader to design the system of email we use today used the @ symbol to separate user and domain
Leader in the development of TCP/IP introduced ARPAnet to the world in the early 1970's
First company to use the internet for profit
Fist company to offer public acess to the internet
DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM
Computer program that connect the text of typed in for an internet adress to the the IP adress
Company offers a graphic user interface and services like email, news, weather, and stock prices to dial up internet users
Fastest, largest, and most expensive of the four classes of computers currently being manufactured
Organization that in 1989 began to reasearch and connect packet switching networks across the globe
Inventor of the World Wide Web
a special formattin language that programmers use to format documents for display on the Web. used for web page development
HTTP stands for Hypertext Transfer Protocol. It is the network protocol used to deliver virtually all files and other data across the Internet.
Chief architect of the Linux kernel, champion of open-source software. Believed in the open-source software philosophy
is free... used within home and small businsess.
Senator who pushed for $600,000,000 investment in internet expansion in 1991
Browser offered to public by Tim Berneres-Lee in 1991
Brower invented Marc Andreesen that was first to become widely popular for going on line
Organization that oversees the best practices for how to use code to make webpages
Rules for how voice and sound files are streamed over a packet switching network
Founder of Craigslist.
A word that can be used in place of software or program
A special method for solving a specific kind of problem
A named set of instructions that can be called over and over again
A value that can be given to a function to get different results from the instructions
To fix a problem
The idea there should not be a fractured internet where access to one internet or another is governed by content or payment.