Internet cookies: From 1994 to 2019, and the industry shifts of the future
AUGUST 9, 2019
Internet cookies as we know them became popularized roughly 20 years ago (after being first released in 1994.) Origins of the internet cookie. Internet cookies as we know them today also became popularized roughly 20 years ago, as a way for websites to anonymously track a visitor’s activities and user preferences. In fact, it came at a time when a hand-held portal into an all-accessible internet was relatively unfathomable.