Internet and Its Advantages

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Internet and its advantages

Over the year the World Wide Web has dominated American society. You are now able to use the internet for just about anything. Many businesses have opened store fronts so you never have to leave your home to shop. Online Education has also jumped aboard. Is their anything that you can do online? You can shop; take classes, work, play games, meet other people, and watch movies all on the Internet. With Papa John’s you place Pizza Orders Online, you would never really have to leave your home.

The internet has brought so much to homes and business. No matter who you are or what you like you can find something online to meet your interests. Small Business as-well-as Large Corporation are also using the internet to maximize profits, by reaching people they would never be able to contact by any other means. Other online sources such as EBay and other internet auctions make let people find just what the want and get rid of some of their own items. So as for business without the internet some of their profits would never come be possible. The internet has also made it possible for anyone who wants to earn a degree. Such companies like: LVS, University of Phoenix, UCLA, and many others offer class online in your spare time. So parents and even grandparents can take classes. Online education is also great tool for student who need a more classes, but work full-time. Many colleges and universities offer online class to fit anyone’s individual need. Many people are turning to the World Wide Web as a means of secure job. Many people are going into business for themselves using the internet. Not only do individuals use the internet for jobs, but many companies use the internet to have “work at home” people. Online gaming—has taken the internet by storm games like: Everquest, RPGs, and Many other multi-player games are played hours after hours. And with Microsoft’s Xbox online gaming has become even more popular. Companies are also buying into advertisement using this concept. In Everquest the “Pizza” command pause to game to let you order a pizza and just bills it to your monthly membership. Online gamer also able to purchase merchandise from some of their favorite shop all being bill to their membership. Microsoft and other companies are now offering software that enables internet user to watch movies, DVDs, and TV shows all online. Their really is no need for anyone to leave home any more. What you would normally do at the mall, you can due on you couch. Families are also other great benefits of the internet. Families across the world are able to communicate. Web cast video via web cam, share photo, talk, and much more. No more expensive phone bill, you can talk all day and night for less than fifty dollars. The internet is used for many different purposes. Churches are using web page to spread awareness of Jesus Christ, and other causes. To help raise money for families and victims of tragic events. Even though the internet has many goods ideas and benefits it is also polluted. The internet provides source for children and teens access to such things like: bomb building, hacking, sex sites, weapons, and other information that would not typically be available to them. Since the home computer was release the internet has taken the attention of million of people. Event though the web is filled with useful information, it is also filled with nonsense web pages. Anyone with a little computer knowledge can put a website online at little or no cost. Many teens doing this to keep contact with friends and family. Kids are also now putting up web site based on their interests just to chat with other who share the same interests. Recently Yahoo has celebrated its tenth year anniversary of being on the web they featured all aspects of the internet growth during the past ten years. http://birthday.yahoo.com/netrospective/ is where yahoo celebrated their past. With the now ever so popular Wi-Fi internet access...
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