, as clients such as pepsi and state farm pulled their advertising due to the issue.state farm spokesman phil supple said, “we were thoroughly appalled when we were told that our ads were appearing on those sites.This author is only 25 years old, yet he finds himself dated by the prospect of explaining to young people the excitement of entering a chat room operating under the title “Sports.” Aol’s chat rooms were new, intriguing, and a draw.But people had not yet accepted that the Internet was a Wild West, always a bit out of control, so Aol worried about how to keep chat rooms safe.
Before, I used to be on IRC and chat room used to have 100 to 1000 people on there. However, I haven't found website with tons of people. When I was in college in the late 1990's, I got addicted (almost) to chat rooms. made a surprise move last week and shut down its user-created chatrooms.the company made the move when it was discovered that the online forums were being used by sexual predators to prey on underaged children.Now in 2008, looking 12 years back into the past of the Web can be a both nostalgic and entertaining experience. We have used the good old Way Back Machine (a.k.a the Internet Archive) to track down screenshots of what websites looked like back in 1996-97. In 1996, Yahoo was well on its way to becoming one of the major Web portals.In 1994, “Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web” had been renamed to “Yahoo! Altavista was a search engine created by DEC that launched in 1995 and quickly gained massive popularity.After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.