Tech History

From mechanical computing to cloud-based apps—tracing the long and tangled web of innovations that built modern tech.

Almost 50 years ago, the first Internet message was sent. From Cold War research oddity to pan-global phenomenon, the network has evolved in surprising ways.

 

75 years on, the fingerprints of wartime research are still all over our lives. How one American wartime visionary predicted the internet, the cloud, and more.