Happy Birthday, Internet! The Web We Know Today was Born 30 Years Ago
On January 1, 1983 the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET) switched from using Network Control Protocol to Transmission Control Protocol and Internet Protocol, or TCP/IP. Although computers were being connected together since the 1960's in an early form of the Internet, the Net we know today was really made possible by TCP/IP. What does one get the Internet for it's birthday? Probably something from Amazon.Read on...