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The Internet

The Internet and the WWW

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ONE WAY WE USE THE INTERNET TO COMMUNICATE? E-Mail
WHAT IS AN ISP? Internet Service Provider.
WHAT IS BANDWIDTH? amount of data that can be transmitted over a network in a certain amount of time.
WHAT DOES DSL STAND FOR? Digital Subscriber Line.
WHEN IS A COMPUTER CONSIDERED TO BE ONLLINE? When you are connected to the Internet.
WHAT IS THE IP ADDRESS? The location of a computer, like the location of your home.
HTTP: the protocol or rules to be used to access a file
WHAT IS E-Commerce? Buying and selling online
WWW: world wide web
WHAT DEVICES DO YOU NEED TO CONNECT TO THE INTERNET? Computer, modem, ISP
WHAT IS THE PURPORSE OF PLUG INS? To allow continued Web access and run files that are included in Web pages.