Fathers of the Internet

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Luzmaria Martinez

Internet made possible.

Even though the internet has caused people, who use it excessively, to stay indoors, The internet is a very amazing creation, people not only learn more but are most likely not to be depressed and internet has provided many people communication and opportunities to find new interests, Robert Kahn along with Vinton Cerf made all this possible.

Robert "Bob" E. Kahn and Vinton "Vint" G. Cerf, The inventors of the internet, also known as the "Fathers of the internet", Gave people a new level of Technology Along with another way to communicate with Friends and Family.

Robert Kahn an American electrical engineer, who, along with Vinton Cerf, invented the transmission Control Protocol, the Internet Protocol, and the fundamental communication Protocols at the heart of the Internet.

Robert E. Kahn is currently the chairman, CEO and President of the Corporation for National Research Initiatives (CNRI), which he founded in the year 1986 after working for more than a decade at the U.S

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). CNRI was created as a not-for-profit organization to provide leadership and funding for research and development of the national Information infrastructure.

Vinton G. Cerf has served as Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist for Google since October 2005. He is responsible for identifying new enabling technologies to support the development of advanced, Internet-based products and services from Google. Vinton also served at the U.S Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), along with Robert and as a member of the Stanford University Faculty.

Vinton and Robert made many of their own notable accomplishments; it was their partnership that drove the creation of the TCP/IP protocol as one of the core components of the Internet. The partner ship can be traced back to when Vinton was a graduate...