Hello World! The Internet was born.
Google takes search to the next level.
Facebook becomes one of the first social networks.
Apple announces iPhone increasing Internet usage.
The "birther movement" questions Barack Obama's birthplace.
Sandy Hook shooting occurs and soon after conspiracy theories denying the deaths of 20 kindergarteners and 6 adults spread.
The term "Fake News" becomes popular.
Facebook denies Russian interference.
Pizzagate conspiracy theory leads to shooting.
Q first posts cryptic messages to 4chan. QAnon begins.
Social media executives appear at congressional hearings to discuss election interference.
COVID-19 is discovered in China.
Infowars founder Alex Jones loses in court over his Sandy Hook shooting conspiracy theories.
COVID-19 shuts down the world. Health misinformation swarms. People are isolated at home with the internet.
Capitol Attacks occur after Donald Trump incites violence at a rally.