25. Using Standard ASP.NET Controls
ASP.NET: A Brief Introduction
Today’s sites bear little resemblance to the sites that appeared when the Web first began. After all, the concept of regular people like you and me actually owning a computer never occurred to the scientists who were devising what J.C.K. Licklider of MIT referred to as the “Galactic Network.” Instead, they used the new Internet as a means to share research between scientific and educational institutions. The sole emphasis was on connecting computers.
Nowadays, we don’t give a second thought to the connectivity of computers. Just about everyone in the modern world has Internet access, and many of those people have broadband connections. The Internet revolution is among us, and ...