Yeh Hai Life!

Happy 40th Birthday, Dear Internet.

In India, Technology on December 5, 2009 at 6:00 pm

Today, 40 years ago, the US Defense Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) connected four computer nodes to create a “network of networks”–a fateful link-up that would evolve into the Internet.

The full post at Scientific American is a must read if you (like us) believe the Internet is the most empowering invention of the 21st century. Don’t miss the fascinating interview with Vint Cerf, referred to as ‘the father of the Internet’.


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