British Universities Film & Video Council

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Inside the Internet

Synopsis
An account of the development of the Internet looking at key stages of its development, from its beginnings as the ARPA military information system. Includes interviews with Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web, as well as hackers and those who try to stop them. Also looks at future developments.
Series
Computers Don’t Bite, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 50 min.
Year of production
1997
Availability
Sale; 1999 sale: £99.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Broadcast on BBC2 on 17/5/97.
Documentation
Accompanying transcript and supplementary information.
Subjects
Information technology
Keywords
Internet

Credits

Producer
David Malone
Contributor
John Lynch

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BBC Active Video for Learning

Contact
Carolina Fernandez Jeremy Wilcox (CF - for educational enquiries JW - channel sales manager)
Email
bbcactivevideoforlearning@pearson.com
Web
http://www.bbcactivevideoforlearning.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7010 2751 or 2760
Fax
020 7010 6965
Address
Mezzanine
80 Strand
London
WC2R 0RL
Notes
BBC Active is a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Pearson Education. Formerly known as ‘BBC Worldwide Learning Studies’ and before that as ‘Videos for Education & Training’

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