Download The True Story of the Internet

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Download: The True Story of the Internet
Genre Documentary television series
Starring John Heilemann
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 4
Production company(s) Oxford Scientific Films
Broadcast
Original channel Science Channel (U.S.); Discovery Channel (other countries)
Original airing March 3, 2008

Download: The True Story of the Internet is a documentary television series about Internet history. It is aired on Science Channel in the US and Discovery Channel for other countries. It originally aired on March 3, 2008. The show was hosted by John Heilemann.

Parts[edit]

There are four parts to the documentary:

  • Part 1: Browser Wars – The rise and fall of Netscape and its battle against Microsoft
  • Part 2: Search – The rise of Google and Yahoo
  • Part 3: Bubble – The dot.com crash of 2000 and the mainstays of the Internet: Amazon.com and Ebay
  • Part 4: People Power – Peer to peer technology, web2.0, and social networking

Interviews[edit]

The documentary features interviews with:

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