Internet: Don't look too closely at white parts.
Internet: Don't look too closely at white parts.Courtesy The OPTE Project
40 years ago today Leonard Kleinrock sent the first internet message via a network between Stanford University and UCLA. I think the message said something like, "Dooood! Did you hear than new Girl Talk song? He totally mashed the Trashmen and Herman's Hermits perfectly." But seriously, this simple messaging technology set the ground for the interconnected web of computers that is pretty much essential to my daily life today.

Happy Birthday Internet. At 40, I suppose it's time you bought a Porsche.

Your Comments, Thoughts, Questions, Ideas

Thor's picture
Thor says:

Yikes....I shudder to think what the Internet suffering a mid-life crisis would be like.

posted on Thu, 10/29/2009 - 2:35pm
bella451001's picture

i tried to look for me in that internet web.......ahh here i am !!!
thnxx for postin man!!!

posted on Thu, 05/06/2010 - 1:39am

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