History Quiz

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Hint Term % Correct
Apple releases this new, immensely popular tablet computeriPad
93.7%
This online encylopedia, available to all, is launchedWikipedia
90.8%
This new browser by Mozilla is instantly popularFirefox
88.9%
Apple introduces this new music buying service, where users can buy songs one at a timeiTunes
88.4%
Google releases this new web browserChrome
88.1%
This personal voice assistant on the iPhone is the first to have Internet connectionsSiri
87.7%
This auction site appears in its first incarnation, a site called AuctionWebeBay
85.6%
Microsoft releases this new search engine to compete with other major searchersBing
84.7%
This watersport activity is now also the term for going online and exploringSurfing
81.9%
This service from Google enables users to see the around the planet from a satellite view Google Earth
80.1%
Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams, Biz Stone and Noah Glass create this new social networking platformTwitter
78.3%
As the dot-com bubble bursts, this online retailer's stock goes down to $7 from $107; however the stock is now over $350 againAmazon
75.3%
This WikiLeaks-aided former NSA contractor releases classified military documents over the internetEdward Snowden
74.2%
Hint Term % Correct
Version 3 of this web browser is the last one supported by MacintoshInternet Explorer
68%
This peer-to-peer file sharing service is created; it is eventually used mostly for sharing musicNapster
65.2%
Linus Torvalds releases the first version of this free, open source operating systemLinux
53.2%
This service, the first web-based email, first appearedHotmail
52.1%
At the end of this year, there were over 87 million blogs on this microblogging websiteTumblr
44%
This now-common method of linking and accessing information with a single click is proposed to CERNHyperText
39.9%
Microsoft launches this online multiplayer gaming serviceXbox Live
35.9%
This American baseball team's website crashes due to millions of hits immediately after they reached the World Series for the first timeColorado Rockies
29.8%
These two graduate students incorporate Google (name either one)Sergey Brin and Larry Page
26.4%
This man created the first ever website as part of his project to create the World Wide WebTim Berners-Lee
19.4%
This web hosting service is created- it allows users to create their own websites in a real or fictional place of their choosing onlineGeoCities
18%
This web browser was the first to be able to reach far and wide across the World Wide WebMosaic
6.3%

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