1969


The start of the Arpanet.

1969


The start of the Arpanet INternet.

The South African Internet


At 10.44am on 12 November 1991, the first packet of data was sent from Grahamstown across the Atlantic to a house in Oregan, USA. We all know this simple transaction that we all use on a daily basis as the Internet. Grahamstown has just celebrated the 20th anniversary of this event, hosting an evening with … Continue reading The South African Internet

Bathurst Internet


Vodacon's coverage map has been slightly adjusted recently. 3G ( broadband ) now covers more than 10% of the farm. With slopes, trees and structures this is not a reality. But the good news is that it is somewhere. So now to tap tap into this amazingly fast and affordable service is possible. I can … Continue reading Bathurst Internet