The effect of the Internet on youth is fewer real world experiences, potentially lower grades and reduced sleeping hours. As youth use the Internet more frequently, some are developing an addiction. However, it is almost... More »

The Internet offers a variety of advantages that include instant communication, business opportunities, online education, work-from-home opportunities and online shopping. Individuals who live in rural areas are able to ... More »

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One important advantage of Internet marketing is that companies can often reach more consumers via online marketing strategies than through traditional advertising. Another advantage is the low cost of Internet marketing... More »

Companies provide services through the Internet including email, Skype, Twitter, instant messaging and videoconferencing. The World Wide Web and instant access to information are among the important services provided usi... More »

Tim Berners-Lee created the modern Internet in 1991. Berners-Lee was a Swiss computer programmer who named his creation the "world wide web." More »

Leonard Kleinrock is often credited with the initial idea of networking computers to create the Internet. However, the actual development of the Internet did not get underway until nearly 10 years after Kleinrock publish... More »

The Internet is important for a huge variety of reasons, and it affects and facilitates nearly every aspect of modern life. The Internet is extremely important in many fields, from education and healthcare to business an... More »