History of the Web

Timeline created by dottavi
  • Birth of the Web

    Birth of the Web
    First successful communication between an HTTP client and server via the Internet, made by Sir Tim Berners-Lee with the help of Robert Cailliau and a young student staff at CERN. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tim_Berners-Lee
  • First american Web server

    First Web server outside of Europe set up at Stanford University
  • Mosaic browser

    Mosaic browser
    NCSA release first alpha version of Marc Andreessen's "Mosaic for X"
  • Birth of Yahoo!

    Birth of Yahoo!
    David Filo and Jerry Yang, Ph.D. candidates in Electrical Engineering at Stanford University, started their guide in a campus trailer. http://docs.yahoo.com/info/misc/history.html
  • First WWW Conference

    First WWW Conference
    First International Conference on the World-Wide Web. http://www94.web.cern.ch/WWW94
  • W3Consortium

    Tim Berners-Lee founded the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in collaboration with CERN. http://www.w3.org/Consortium/history
  • Netscape

    Netscape
    Netscape was originally founded under the name Mosaic Communications Corporation, on April 4, 1994, by Jim Clark who had recruited Marc Andreessen as co-founder. The company's first product was the web browser, called Mosaic Netscape 0.9, released on October 13, 1994. It was renamed Netscape Navigator, and the company took the 'Netscape' name on November 14, 1994. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netscape_Communications_Corporation
  • Amazon

    Amazon
    Launch
  • eBay

    eBay
    Launch
  • MP3

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

    Microsoft Internet Explorer
    The first version of Internet Explorer was not included with Windows 95 when the operating system was officially launched on August 24, 1995. Rather, we were introduced to Microsoft's first Web browser when the Windows 95 Plus! Pack was released
    IE History
  • 5th WWW Conference

    5th WWW Conference
  • ICQ

    ICQ
    ICQ was established in June 1996 under the name Mirabilis. The founders were four young avid-computer users in their twenties - Yair Goldfinger, Arik Vardi, Sefi Vigiser and Amnon Amir. http://www.icq.com/info/story.html
  • Mozilla

    Mozilla
    Netscape Communicator source code is posted on the Internet via mozilla.org
  • Google

    Google
    Public launch
  • Napster

    Napster launch
  • Blogger.com

    Blogger.com
    Blogger stato creato da una piccola societ di San Francisco, la Pyra Labs , nell'agosto del 1999. http://www.blogger.com/about
  • Permalink

    Definition of permalink standard
  • Wikipedia

    Wikipedia
    Launch
  • Del.icio.us

    Del.icio.us
    Delicious launch
  • MySpace

    MySpace
    Within 10 days, the first version of MySpace was ready for launch. The project was overseen by Brad Greenspan (eUniverse's Founder, Chairman, CEO). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MySpace
  • Flickr

    Flickr
    Launch
  • YouTube

    YouTube
    YouTube was created in mid-February 2005 by three former PayPal employees. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/YouTube
  • Infoservi.it :D

    Infoservi.it :D
    Infoservi V.2 started :D
  • "You" on Time Magazine

    "You" on Time Magazine
    Look at 2006 through a different lens... It's a story about community and collaboration on a scale never seen before. http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1569514,00.html
  • Timetoast :)

    Daniel Todd is the creator of Timetoast