Imagining the Internet Predictions Project
 



The Internet and More
Networked communication goes by many names. When a prediction was made about anything to do with the world's networked digital communications system, it was one we wanted to add to the "Early 1990s" section of the Imagining the Internet Predictions Database. Predictions relating to the labels below were sought in building the study of the "awe" stage of the network.

Bulletin Board Systems
Computer-Mediated Communication
Computer-Supported Cooperative Work
Cyberspace
Cybersphere
Cyberculture (and many other words with "cyber")
Data Highway
Digital Culture
Digital Counterculture
Electronic Bulletin Board
Electronic Information System
Electronic Mail Systems
Electronic Meeting Systems
Electronic Publishing
E-mail
Global Data Highway
I-bahn
Infobahn
Information Highway
Information Superhighway
Intergalactic Computer Network
Internet
MOO (MUD - Object-Oriented)
MUD (Multi-User Domain)
MUG (Multi-User Game)
National Information Infrastructure
Newsgroup
Net
Network(ing)
Networked Communications
Network Information Infrastructure
Online (this includes anything online - online education, online business, etc.)
Virtual Communities
Web
World Wide Web
WWW

 


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