The time traveller lets you see what words were first used in print for a specific year, 90's baby in here I was born for this lol. a very exciting time to be born into, the invention of the internet 1989. 1990 the first use of "World Wide Web" in print. August 6th, 1991 the internet goes public. What's interesting is the word cryptocurrency was already used in print before the internet publicly launched.