Tag: internet history

Kim.com – mega upload launches on January 19th

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Just hours away from the official launch of Mega, the successor to the popular, and now shut down Megaupload file sharing website founded by Kim Dotcom. He will be holding what he has already claimed will be a massive launch party for Mega the day before it goes online to the general public at his … Continued

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Internet entrepreneur sells website for $22 million

Internet entrepreneur sells website for $22 million

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Derek Sivers sells CD Baby for $22M The cat’s name is Derek Sivers and back in 1998, he created the website, CD Baby, as a personal need to help fulfill his personal passion (making music) and selling that music online to make a living. A professional musician (and circus clown) since 1987, Derek started CD … Continued

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Voice of America News – History of the Internet

Voice of America News – History of the Internet

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WASHINGTON, DC – Todd Grosshans, of Voice of America News, celebrates the 40th anniversary of the first test of the Internet by producing video interviews with Blake Newman (Internet historian and founder of inQbation™), Lee Rainie (Pew Research Center – Pew Internet Project) and Leonard Kleinrock (founder of Packet Switching), resulting in a fascinating and enlightening … Continued

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History of the Internet: Twitter

History of the Internet: Twitter

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When Jack Dorsey sat down for two weeks in March 2006 to create the prototype for Twitter, do you think he had any idea that Twitter would change the course of history? Think about how quickly Twitter has changed the way political campaigns, social revolutions, legislation, customer service, news and entertainment are conducted, communicated and … Continued

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