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History of the Internet, Geek Style

Sure, there are probably tens of thousands of other pages detailing the history of the Internet. However, what I like about A Computer Geek’s History of the Internet is that it also showcases some of the “unimportant”, but nevertheless interesting events that you might not known had occured.

For example, did you know that on 9 September 1945, the first ever “computer bug” was discovered? A moth is found trapped between some relay points of a Mark II Aiken Calculator. Picture available here. However, what I find strange is that the Mark II was actually completed in 1947. Hmm…