Fri, Jan 27

Ch. 2, How the Internet Developed

Discussion

  1. What is the Internet? How does it work, and why? Explain a couple aspects of the Internet to someone who doesn't understand what it is or how it works.
  2. What are the most interesting ideas or pieces of information you encountered in today's reading? Explain why you (personally) found this information interesting.
  3. Is it more useful to know how the Internet works or why it works as it does? Which is more important? Explain your answers, in a distinctively personal way.