A Brief History of the Internet
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Interconnected: The Past, Present, and Future of the Internet
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Advanced Research Projects Agency Network, or ARPANET, was established in 1957 as a response to Russia launching Sputnik. Follow how that program evolved into the discovery of the internet as we know it today. Along the way, get to know technology such as TCP/IP—a core of internet design, the beginning of email, as well as the humble beginning of a small internet outfit known as Google.