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 »

According to Katherine Lee from About.com, children without discipline lack self control, do not respect authority figures, including parents, have no understanding of appropriate behavior, are selfish, unpleasant, and u... More »

Computer technology has affected education by promoting research, globalization and connectivity, educational games, distance education and online seminars, according to the Houston Chronicle. Furnished with modern compu... 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 »