Issue No. 01 - January-February (1997 vol. 1)
<p>Many ask if the Internet is the CB radio or the 8-track cassette player of the 90s. The better question is whether the Internet is the Los Angeles of the 40s: an urban frontier of the Far West, where every person has a chance to create something new and fine, where success takes only intelligence, creativity, and courage.</p>
C. J. Petrie, "The New Engineering Computer," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 1, no. , pp. 4-5, 1997.