Updated: 2023-03-10

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An Asia Internet History - Fifth Decade (2020s)




Chapter 1    Introduction

Chapter 2    Internet Access

                      2.1  Overview
2.2  Users

Chapter 3   Digital Services

                     3.1 Introduction (Digital Markets/Services, Social Media,....)
3.2 Digital Transformation [ppt]
                        3.3 Digital Payment and Digital Currency
3.4 Cybersecurity (Service) - pending
3.5 Social Media/Network - pending
                        3.6 Metaverse, NFT, Web3

Chapter 4   Digital Ecosystem

                     4.1 Introduction
4.2 Internet Ecosystem [ppt]
4.3 AI Ecosystem [ppt

Chapter 5  Global Issues and the Internet

                    5.1  Introduction
5.2  Climate, Environment
                        5.3  Energy 

Chapter 6   Snapshots of the Internet - Invited Articles        

                       china, japan, korea, nepal, usa,....

Chapter 7   Retrospective   

                    The first 50 years of the internet  & The next 50 years of the internet


Appendix A  Year Table

Appendix B  Half Century of Internet -  Invited Articles

            Toru Asami,  A personal history related to the Internet in Japan
Srinivasan Ramani, Global catastrophe and the Internet
                        Kilnam Chon, Early internet development in the 20th century

                        Dave Farber, Shigeki Goto, Qiheng Hu, Bob Kummerfeld, Lawrence Landweber
Kiyong  Lee, Okhwa Lee, Nii Quaynor, George Sadowski

Remark:  We invite articles for Chapter 6 Snapshots, and Appendix B Half Century of internet (lp,ia,rm,.).
Remark:  Hardcopy will be published  in January 2031.

Revised: 2023.4.7