Use of the Internet
The Internet is a global system that can be used for sharing information, providing worldwide services and communication. The word “Internet” is an abbreviated form of an international network. Network after network joining together has created a large dimensioned network throughout the world. Daily updates are easily and instantly available on the internet. Also, you can search for any information you are looking for; on the internet. It is the computer-based global information system. By accessing the internet today the vast treasure of all forms of knowledge, information, invention, techniques, process, technologies, art, literature, etc. can be made available it has made inroads into all walks of our life. Now, the internet has enormously emerged and replaced the telephone as a swift mode of communication.
Today through internet people all over the world can communicate effectively and inexpensively with one another unlike traditional broadcasting media such as radio and television. There are hardly people who do not rely on the internet for their daily life. The internet has brought about new opportunities to government, business, and education. The Internet has emerged in such a way that we happen to use it to run our daily life in some way.
- It helps us to share information from any place in the world
- It is a source of a lot of information for education purposes
- It enables fast transfer of news or incidents to people
- It can be used for communication from the end of the world to the other
- Without the internet, the world would move slowly nowadays
- It enables us to shop for all kinds of goods and services using e-commerce sites.
- It allows us to make financial transactions from the comfort of our home.
- We can book tickets for flights, buses, and trains online using the Internet.
The government uses the internet for internal communication distribution of information and automated tax processing. Educational of information and automated tax processing. Education institutions use the internet. The darkness of light and evil behind the innumerable uses of the internet. A few of the major uses of the Internet are e-commerce, e-learning, knowledge sharing, social connectivity, a variety of media, file transfer, communication, etc. It is a milestone in the modern world of communication. It also plays an effective role in the field of trade and commerce. Today e-commerce has become very popular with the customers. Moreover, we can easily contact our job recruiters using the internet. Job application has been made so much easier through the internet.
Sometimes criminals and terrorists take advantage of the internet to actualize their heinous target. They exploit cyber café as their means of fulfilling their task. It is called “Cyberbullying.” Even, some heinous and immoral persons to belittle and derogate others mail many messages and vulgar pictures to different addresses. To keep pace with the rest of the world in every sector, we must be connected with the internet. The new century has ushered into a new era of Information Technology and the Internet is the backbone of this modern era.