In this day in age we need fast communication. The Internet has been the most widely
used tool of communication in the world. It is one of the best inventions of this century because
it allows for so many things to happen. Keeping in touch with family and friends via social
networks, email, and paying your bills online are just a few examples of why the Internet is the
best invention of this century.
There are several ways that people all over the world have to keep in touch with family
members. Most personal computers, laptops, tablets, and even some cellular phones now have
cameras on them. One of the most widely used social networks, Skype allows you to call a
device that has Skype application on it for free. When you call the different devices you can turn
on your camera and share video with the caller. If you don’t have a camera on your device you
simply talk as if it were a normal call or you can chat online. Also on Apple devices like
iPhone or iPAD there is an application named FaceTime, this application also allows for video
calling to other Apple devices. Another popular social network is Facebook. Although
Facebook doesn’t allow video calling, people still have the opportunity to chat online with others
thousands of miles away.
Another reason why the Internet is the greatest invention ever is email. If you are
just looking to send emails to your favorite people all you need is to create an email account with
one of the most popular accounts; a few choices are Yahoo!, Gmail, or Hotmail. Once created,
you can email anyone in the world that also has an email address and keep in touch with them at
all times. These also have the ability to chat on, you can see who is online and just send a
message to them, but only if you have them in your contacts list and they are also online.
Lastly, on the Internet you can pay your monthly bills. Paying your bills online...
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