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History of the Internet | Wikipedia audio article

History of the Internet | Wikipedia audio article

The history of the Internet begins with the development of electronic computers in the 1950s. Initial concepts of wide area networking originated in several computer science laboratories in the United States, United Kingdom, and France. The U.S. Department of Defense awarded contracts as early as the 1960s, including for the development of the ARPANET project, …

Internet Archive’s images collection | Wikipedia audio article

Internet Archive’s images collection | Wikipedia audio article

The Internet Archive is a San Francisco–based nonprofit digital library with the stated mission of “universal access to all knowledge.” It provides free public access to collections of digitized materials, including websites, software applications/games, music, movies/videos, moving images, and nearly three million public-domain books. As of October 2016, its collection topped 15 petabytes. In addition …

Most Expensive Hacks In The History of the Internet

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Week 1 – Internet History

Week 1 – Internet History

[MUSIC]. Good day, viewers. In this segment, we’ll cover a very brief history of the internet. So, you can see here I’ve drawn you a rough timeline for the internet. And it goes, from say, let’s call it 1970 to today. So, we’re spanning more than four decades here. and over that period of time, …

Internet Archive | Wikipedia audio article

Internet Archive | Wikipedia audio article

The Internet Archive is a San Francisco–based nonprofit digital library with the stated mission of “universal access to all knowledge.” It provides free public access to collections of digitized materials, including websites, software applications/games, music, movies/videos, moving images, and nearly three million public-domain books. As of October 2016, its collection topped 15 petabytes. In addition …

Archive.is | Wikipedia audio article

Archive.is | Wikipedia audio article

archive.is (formerly archive.today) is an archive site which stores snapshots of web pages. It retrieves one page at a time similar to WebCite, smaller than 50 MB each, but with Web 2.0 sites (such as Google Maps and Twitter) included. Archive.is uses headless browsing to record what embedded resources need to be captured to provide …

History of web syndication technology | Wikipedia audio article

History of web syndication technology | Wikipedia audio article

Web syndication technologies were preceded by metadata standards such as the Meta Content Framework (MCF) and the Resource Description Framework (RDF), as well as by ‘push’ specifications such as Channel Definition Format (CDF). Early web syndication standards included Information and Content Exchange (ICE) and RSS. More recent specifications include Atom and GData.==Predecessors== Web syndication specifications …