The Quiz: What was the first message sent via the internet in 1969?
October 29 1969
On October 29, 1969, the first message sent from one computer to another was sent via ARPANET (a U.S. government-funded prototype of the internet). The message said “LOGIN,” but only the first two letters, “LO,” were actually received. The computer that sent the message was located in a lab at UCLA, and the computer receiving the message was at Stanford. This message set the groundwork for advancements in internet communication.
The correct answer to this quiz is Login.