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What is the world wide web? – Twila Camp

What is the world wide web? – Twila Camp

The World Wide Web, where you’re likely watching this video, is used by millions of people every day for everything from checking the weather, ordering food, and chatting with friends to raising funds, sharing news, or starting revolutions. We use it from our computers, our phones, even our cars. It’s just there, all around us, …

The Web Is Not The Net

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. Mimas is one of Saturn’s cutest moons. Its entire surface area is about the same as Spain but its giant crater makes it look like the Death Star. And when NASA made a temperature map of Mimas, they found that the warmest regions, shown here in yellow, resemble Pac-Man eating the …

The History of Internet in the 1990s

The History of Internet in the 1990s

Before everything, we have to say what’s the Internet, how and why it was born. Internet is an evolution of “Arpanet”, which was the first computer network ever created; In fact it was created in 1969 and officially closed in 1990. Its purpose was to keep in contact a lot of governative computers in the …

Who Invented the Internet? And Why?

Who Invented the Internet? And Why?

So, have you ever wondered who actually invented the internet? Some people have become zillionaires thanks to the internet. But all they did was invent clever ways of using the internet. So the person who “invented the internet” should be a gazillionaire equivalent to, say, God, shoudn’t they? Who should get the credit, then? Was …