Stories by Daniel Tynan

The 16 Greatest Moments in Web History

Depending on how you calculate it, the Web has been around for between 15 and 17 years--which makes it old enough to ask for the car keys, but still an awkward teenager growing toward maturity. Yet it already has a long and storied history (and some prehistory). We've decided to chronicle its 15 greatest moments here.

Verio tries to get Monkeys.com off its back

Antispam activist Ron Guilmette was just trying to make the Net a little less friendly to unsolicited e-mail. But when he added hundreds of Verio Inc. Internet addresses to his Monkeys.com list, he roused the ire of the Web-hosting giant.