The video-sharing website YouTube is created.
Sold to Google the next year, it allows users to upload, view, and share videos – from TV clips to musical performances. Media companies also use the service to share some of their content.
The first YouTube video was called “Me at the zoo,” and shows co-founder Jawed Karim at the San Diego Zoo.
A French surgeon performs the first partial face transplant on a woman who is mauled by a dog.
The world’s first full-face transplant is performed five years later in Spain.