We celebrate today the 18th birthday of the Philippine Internet. Decided as well to post the various tidbits we gathered through the years to enrich our country's Internet history through this timeline.
Will be putting up presentation materials and exhibit soon to continuously celebrate the growth of the Philippine Internet in our country. Should you have additional information to share, don't hesitate to post in our comments section.
If your company has done a major milestone online, do contact me and send the info so I can check it out. Screenshots, presentation materials, video will greatly help too.
Thank you. Cheers to the Internet!
Will be updating this page continuously.
2012 (temporary link)
2011 (temporary link)
2010 (temporary link)
2009 (temporary link)
2008 (temporary link)
2007 (temporary link)
2006 (temporary link)
2005 (temporary link)
The Philippines E-Commerce Law was passed this year.
More e-commerce websites came out this year.
The Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operating Technology took place in the Philippines.
The creation of Internet Service Providers association happened this year. Congress also began looking into censoring the Internet due to access to adult material.
The Philippines first search engine and companies began looking at having an online presence.
First live connection to the Internet and ISPs happened this year.
The E-Mail Company, an e-mail service provider came to life this year.