Who invented the Internet? When did we get Wi-Fi? Who came up with ".com" and ".gov"?
An infographic by Online MBA offers a visual history of the Internet.
Follow the timeline (below) to see how the early days of Ethernet and TCP/IP lead to the World Wide Web, Google, eBay, Wi-Fi, Napster, Wikipedia, and other services on which we've come to rely for our communication, entertainment, and business needs.
For another blast from the past, check out our slideshow of the history of tablet PCs.