Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope
ISP in black lettering and a target with arrow in the bullseye.

Not to be confused with Telnet, Telenet was founded by Larry Roberts and introduced in 1974. Telenet was the first commercial network service and could be considered the first ISP (Internet service provider). This service was later purchased by Sprint and changed names to Sprintnet.

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