Quiz: Fact or Fiction: The Internet
Fact or Fiction: The Internet
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

It's hard to believe that only about 20 years ago, the Internet was a strange, new world. And now it's difficult to imagine life without it. But how much do you really know about the Internet?

3.0 of 10
As of June 2009, there were about 18 million domain names in existence.
4.0 of 10
One of the most important predecessors of the Internet was a network called NETLINX. It started in 1979 with a connection between Harvard and MIT.
5.0 of 10
The Samsung i5000, which came out in 1996, was the first cell phone with Internet access.
6.0 of 10
The first widely used Web browser was called Mosaic, which was introduced in 1993.
7.0 of 10
March 10, 2000, is the date of the infamous dot-com "bubble burst."
8.0 of 10
After July 1, 2009, all computers sold in China will come with software that won't allow users to type sexual keywords.
9.0 of 10
By some estimates, "cyberslacking" costs companies around the world $1 billion a year.
10.0 of 10
If you forward this quiz to 10 of your friends in the next 10 minutes, Bill Gates will give you a free trip for two to Disney World!
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