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When was first internet used

Asked by Santhosh, 18 Jul '07 05:20 pm
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To my knowledge it was in 1982 in US
Answered by DNR Rao, 18 Jul '07 06:10 pm

 
  
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Technically - 1983
commercially - 1985
Answered by Hari, 18 Jul '07 05:52 pm

 
  
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As we all know, Internet is a worldwide network of interconnected computers which can be publicly accessed by anyone from any corner of the world. The internet has blended so well with the day to day lives of the modern world that it has become something essential for one to live with, thanks to those who got the sparkling idea to invent it. The idea behind the initiative was to allow or to have general communication between systems which are connected in a network. The developments and advancements in this concept resulted in the invention of the Internet.


The Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) or Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) was formed as an initiative of the USSR during the launch of Sputnik (series of space missions). J. C. R. Licklider first proposed the global network of computers and was selected to head the development of the concept in the DARPA. The concept of Packet Switching which is used as a basis for internet connection ...more
Answered by Gaurav vyas, 18 Jul '07 05:22 pm

 
  
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First was ARPANET used by the U.S Military
Answered by uthra sarathy, 18 Jul '07 05:21 pm

 
  
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First internet used in 1990
Answered by Priya, 18 Jul '07 05:21 pm

 
  
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