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What is Internate.

Internate is a network of computers linking many difiernet types of computers all over the world . It is a network of networks sharing a common mechanism for addressing computer, and a common set of communication protocol for communication between two computers on the network.

Advantages of Internet:

1) Source Of Information:

It is the best source of a variety of information. Now even students of colleges and universities mainly depend on it to complete not only their assignments but also to keep themselves up-to-date. There is no better source of research other than the internet.

2) Source Of Entertainment:

Online games, chatting, surfing, music, movies, dramas, and TV shows are becoming the most common sources of entertainment. websites are accessible, online movies and other TV shows are also easily accessible just because of the internet.

3) Keep Informed:

Internet is a source of the news because there are hundreds and thousands of news-groups and services which keep you informed with every tick of the clock. People like to read news about sports, weather, politics or any other topic internet keeps you well informed and up-to-date.

4) Online Shopping:

Internet shopping is becoming popular because of virtual shops where you can buy anything you want and need without going out of the home.

Disadvantages of Internet:

  • A Waste Of Time:
  • Health issues and obesity.
  • Hacking.
  • Virus threats on the internet can damage your data and information.

History of Internate:-

The first workable prototype of the Internet came in the late 1960s with the creation of ARPANET, or the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network. Originally funded by the U.S. Department of Defense, ARPANET used packet switching to allow multiple computers to communicate on a single network. On October 29, 1969, ARPAnet delivered its first message: a “node-to-node” communication from one computer to another.

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