One of the first computer worms to infect the Internet was Morris worm on November 2, 1988. It was written by Robert Morris, a graduate at Cornell University.
The first ever text message was sent on December 3, 1992, by Neil Papworth from his computer to the phone of Richard Jarvis. Neil was a test engineer for Sema Group and used the Vodafone network to transmit the text message. [more...]