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.
Gmail ran for more than 5 years with the beta tag. It was removed on the 7th of July 2009.Google had launched their free email service on 1st April 2004 with 1 GB storage space. This was 20 times more than what was being offered by the competition at that time. [more...]