Hall of Fame Highlights

A key figure in the development of the Internet in Europe and the Netherlands, Kees Neggers found himself at the center of the so-called "Protocol Wars" of the 80s and 90s. Neggers’ strategy at that time was to focus on what worked, collaborating wit...

In THEIR own WORDS

Dutch Internet Pioneer Says Internet Future-proofing Requires Organization, Collaboration

"The current Internet is not future proof," Dutch Internet pioneer and inductee Kees Neggers told the Internet Hall of Fame.

IN the NEWS

Nii Quaynor Photo

African publication AFK Insider recently sat down with Africa’s ‘Father of the Internet,’ Nii Quaynor, to find out what we might not yet know about the 2013 Internet Hall of Fame inductee, and discovered 12 things that shed new light on his life and work.

Internet HISTORY Timeline

Mapping inductees’ defining moments in Internet history.

Photograph of Charles Herzfeld

1966

50 years ago this year, Charles Herzfeld approved funding for a computer networking experiment that would become the ARPAnet.

  

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