guided response 20

In “From the World Brain to the World Wide Web,”Preview the document computer historians Martin Campbell-Kelly and William Aspray discuss the concept of universal information machines and the development of the internet and the World Wide Web.

In this response, please address the following questions:

1) According to the authors, “the internet sprang from a confluence of three desires.” What were these desires?

2) What is the “memex”? How did it work?

3) What is “packet switching”? How did the telegraph inspire this concept?