Above: A 3-D map of the Web showing Domains and connections. Picture from The Opte Project.
History of the web:
1960: ARPANET developed by the US Military
1989: http released into the public domain
1993: Mosaic (Mass-adopted web browser)
Mid-1990s: dot.com bubble which bursts in 2000
Web 2.0 technology: Easy to use technolgy for sharing content
The Read/Write Web (blogs)
So where are we heading?
What are your predictions for the future and how can sites like GO! Smell the Flowers evolve and ride the wave of the ever changing net?