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The Telegraph: A Telecommunications First

Wednesday, May 24 —┬áIn a way, today marks the 173rd birthday of the World Wide Web. Only it was electro-mechanical, not digital. On this date in 1844, Samuel F.B. Morse activated the first telegraph line, sending a dots-and-dashes code message […]

Profile America: The First Web

Today marks the 172nd birthday of the World Wide Web. Only it was electro-mechanical, not digital.