Vint Cerf tells South by Southwest about his plans for making the Internet truly global.
A Search for the Zombie Websites of 1995
Some of the Internet’s early hot spots have not aged well.
There are now more than a billion sites and counting on the web. By comparison, in 1995, the year that saw the launch of both Amazon and AltaVista, there were just 23,500.
Before launching its own website, The New York Times published a “site seeing” guide to the World Wide Web in January 1995, highlighting 26 websites for online rookies to visit.