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  • Internet
    860 words
    Speech II Outline Intro: Censorship is when a third party makes decisions about what can be communicated between two people; even if the two agree that the censorship is okay, it is still censorship. Although the Internet was created in the 1960's as a communications tool of the U.S. military that would withstand even the most severe nuclear war and still be operable, it was not until after the government opened it up to public use in the late 1980's that the Internet became a unique communicati...
  • Your Personal Information
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    Privacy and security are two things that are hard to find on the Internet today. Many debates have risen concerning the personal aspects of the Internet. Should you have privacy on the Internet Or should companies have the privilege to gather information about you I believe that your privacy and personal security should be top priority on the Internet. Companies should not be able to invade your private life simply because you visited their company website. However, privacy invasion has been com...
  • E Mail Address Of The User
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    The internet has brought mixed blessings to the people who use it. It is a fantastic information source but the relative lack of privacy has brought forth a major problem. Anyone with even little hacking knowledge can track every move that you make while using internet services and / or view private or confidential information. It is now possible for some internet sites can actually find information such as e-mail addresses or the name of the person / people viewing the site without authorisatio...
  • One Other Person On The Internet
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    The Internet Imagine a place where people interact in business situations, shop, play video games, do research, or study and get tutoring. Now imagine that there a reno office buildings, no shopping centers, no arcades, no libraries, and no schools. These places all exist in a location called the Internet - 'an anarchic (to use an oxymoron) of public and private computer networks that span the globe. ' (Clark 3). This technological advance not only benefits people of the present, but also brings...
  • Internet At Schools Accessible For Students
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    Everything revolves around the internet these days. Every business, big or small has a internet website for you to visit. Let's face it, the internet is not going away, we as a people must learn to use this tool and not think of it as a negative thing. The internet must be used positively to benefit us. We can find anything we want through the internet. The internet can be abused but we must educate our children so they can use it effectively to their advantage. We definitely need to make most s...
  • Information Highway As A Library
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    What exactly is this "information highway"? "Think of the information highway as a library that's so new it doesn't have any shelves yet or a card catalogue to find what you need or a road you can take with information on all kinds of subjects" (The Information Highway). The "information highway" or "information superhighway" is a term that became popularized in 1990 and is now regarded as information and communication technologies (ICTs) as a basic human need. The official project behind the in...
  • Personal Computer On Line To The Internet
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    Surfing The Internet Michael LaCroix Eng 101 Dr. Sonnchein 4/10/96 Chances are, anyone who is reading this paper has at one time, at least, surfed the net once. Don't worry if you haven't, I will explain everything you need to know about the Internet and the World Wide Web. Including how it started, it's growth, and the purpose it serves in today's society. The Internet was born about 20 years ago, as a U.S. Defense Department network called the ARP net. The ARP network was an experimental netwo...
  • Internet Explorer Searches
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    Getting started with Internet Explorer With an Internet connection and Internet Explorer, you can find and view information about anything on the Web. Just click the topics below to get started. You " ll find more information to help you browse the Internet in the Help Contents. Basic setup If you aren't connected to the Internet, or you want to create a new connection, click this link. Set up an Internet connection Learning about Internet Explorer If you " re new to the Internet or to Internet ...
  • Modem And An Internet Service Provider
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    How to Surf the Internet The term 'Internet,' or 'The Net' as it is commonly in known in the computer business, is best described as an assortment of over one thousand computer networks with each using a common set of technical transfers to create a worldwide communications medium. The Internet is changing, most profoundly, the way people conduct research and will in the near future be the chief source of mass information. No longer will a student have to rely on the local library to finish a re...
  • Expert In Internet Relationships
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    Worldwide Disaster: Right at Your Fingertips Internet junkies and world leaders alike are dealing with a phenomenon they do not fully understand; the internet, a vast, ungovernable, intimate, alter-reality, through which, almost anything is possible. Although many acclaim the internet as a harbinger to a new age and extol its virtues as an information source, the internet brings challenges few are ready to face. The versatility of the internet brings these troubles into many realms of our everyd...
  • Specific Computer Network And Its Information
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    Internet HackersToday's information is highly interconnected by the Internet. With this interconnection of computer systems through the Internet comes computer crime. Breaking into computer systems, damaging information on computer systems, and stealing information on computer systems, more commonly known as hacking, has become extremely common on the Internet. As hacking becomes more frequent, and as some would say, more of a problem, should we consider hacking a criminal activity? Information ...
  • Huge Amount Of Information On The Internet
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    In our modern society, technology has impacted our lives in almost every aspect imaginable. Our life style has become one of the new eras, dealing substantially with strands of new technology each day. If you would stop for a moment and graze upon memories from your relative past, you too can see what an impact technology has had, as well as the evolution it has undertaken. Ten years ago people could not have imagined how different their lives would be. Today many households contain at least one...
  • Issue Of Internet Security
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    Cryptography and the Issue of Internet Security High level encryption or cryptography is used in a number of applications ranging from those which impact national security to those which are more mundane. Essentially, cryptography is the methodology of encoding information so that one's privacy is ensured. This is particularly important when it comes to transactions which occur over the Internet. The risk of individuals gaining access to personal information or information which is critical to a...
  • Information On The Internet
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    The Internet is a method of communication and a source of information that is becoming more popular among those who are interested in, and have the time to surf the information superhighway. The problem with this much information being accessible to this many people is that some of it is deemed inappropriate for minors. The government wants censorship, but a segment of the population does not. Legislative regulation of the Internet would be an appropriate function of the government. The Communic...
  • Information From Other Computers
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    Parenting Report Internet Safety The internet today is a great source of information. It is also known as the super information highway because it is the number one source that people of all ages turn to. The internet is especially a good source of communication between family across the country or even over seas. There are a whole lot of good sides to the internet, but what I come here to talk about is the dangers of the internet and what you can do to ensure the safety of you and your family. ...
  • Internet Tax Freedom Act
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    The Internet (or "Information Superhighway") has grown quite beyond the novelty that it was once thought to have been. The Internet is no longer the playground of computer techies or pocket-protector wearing nerds. The Internet has become a community forum, a place of business, a vast source of information, as well as a constantly changing source of entertainment. From its beginnings, the highway has avoided any semblance of order (Kahin and Keller 23). No one owns the Internet, and no one contr...
  • Communication In The Twentieth Century
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    The twentieth century has witnessed a great number of fascinating and amazing changes among which, I believe, the internet technology is the one that should be remembered because it has created not only a rapid and affordable form of communication but also a valuable method for allowing better access to information. Generally speaking, the internet has improved communication in the twentieth century tremendously. The wide use of email is a good case in point, which is an excellent and efficient ...
  • Every Computer In The Internet
    490 words
    Welcome! This is what many users hear when they visit the wonderful world of the Internet. Many users stay in the internet and explore all the new things that are offered to them. Through the internet, many people are able to chat, email, and visit all the sites available to them. The internet is a vast system of computers scattered around the world. Many users of the world use different methods to log on to the internet. For example, most universities use the telephone lines to log on, but ther...
  • Informative And Useful To Internet Users
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    In his essay, "Picking Nits on the Net", John Oughton reminds Internet users that information on the Net does not have a guarantee of authenticity, so it must be carefully evaluated. Oughton gives some examples and also provides some useful advice on evaluating information on the Internet. Oughton's writing is well supported by reasonable arguments, informative and very useful, and the examples that he uses are commonly encountered by most Internet users; however, sometimes he understates the ad...
  • Site Information
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    In this fast pace world of today, people are performing many of life's time consuming task over the internet. Such things as the Webdoc, and the Cyberdocs, the iphone, and the Match linC will someday become the standard way of doing everyday business. The Internet Doctor's Office is considered to be the doctor's office of the future. Imagine chatting with a co-worker about the illness of the month you read about while visiting your online doctor. This feature of the web would eliminate the need ...

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