History of the Internet

“History of the internet” is an animated documentary explaining the inventions from time-sharing to filesharing, from Arpanet to Internet. The clip was made by Melih Bilgil — www.lonja.de The history is told using the PICOL icons, which are available on picol.org. You can get news about this project on blog.picol.org . Voice-over by Steve Taylor […]

Usenet: Webster’s Timeline History, 1919 – 2004

Usenet: Webster’s Timeline History, 1919 – 2004 Webster’s bibliographic and event-based timelines are comprehensive in scope, covering virtually all topics, geographic locations and people. They do so from a linguistic point of view, and in the case of this book, the focus is on “Usenet,” including when used in literature (e.g. all authors that might […]

Netizens: On the History and Impact of Usenet and the Internet (Perspectives)

Netizens: On the History and Impact of Usenet and the Internet (Perspectives) Netizens, one of the first books detailing the Internet, looks at the creation and development of this participatory global computer network. The authors conducted online research to find out what makes the Internet “tick”. This research results in an informative examination of the […]