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How the Internet Changed the Way We Shop

How the Internet Changed the Way We Shop

Posted under: Internet

The internet started a shopping revolution with the birth of ecommerce. A large portion of the buying process can take place in the comfort of our own homes and with the invention of the smartphone, there has been huge growth in mobile shopping and digital promotion of stores and products. It has also allowed ecommerce giants such as Amazon to thrive while several well-known high street retailers have shuttered up their stores for good.

Everything You Need To Know About The Dark Web in 2019

Everything You Need To Know About The Dark Web in 2019

Posted under: Internet

The term Dark Web conjures up images of digital back alleys where hackers can engage in all sorts of illicit activities. While this does of course happen, the reality of the dark web is actually very different. The dark web is neither good nor bad but simply a place created with security and privacy in mind.

How WordPress Changed The Internet - 17 Facts About WordPress

How WordPress Changed The Internet - 17 Facts About WordPress

Posted under: Internet

Each website we visit on the internet looks different. Sure, they all share some similarities, but each one is unique. However, underneath it all, most of the websites we use on a daily basis have one thing in common: WordPress. If you’re not a blogger or web developer, it’s quite possible you’ve never heard of WordPress but if you use the internet, you’ve certainly interacted with WordPress in one way or another.

How People Use The Internet In 2019

How People Use The Internet In 2019

Posted under: Internet and Social Media

It’s not hard to see just how much of an impact the internet has on our lives. The vast majority of us rely on it in some form or another to do our jobs, and it’s also a tremendous source of entertainment and communication. For most of the people in the world, we love the internet so much that we pay hundreds if not thousands of dollars for devices that allow us to access it anywhere we go.

10 Most Popular Internet Memes (In History)

10 Most Popular Internet Memes (In History)

Posted under: Internet and Funny

Who doesn’t love a good meme? They are one of the many gifts given to us by the internet, and while many of them make us roll our eyes and wonder if we’re misusing one of the most innovative pieces of technology in human history, many more of them make us smile, and a rare few make us burst into fits of laughter.

27 Fascinating Facts About Netflix

27 Fascinating Facts About Netflix

Posted under: Netflix

Many of us remember when having Netflix meant getting DVDs in the mail. There were few greater joys then sending one off, knowing the next one was just a day or two away. This seems silly now, but in the pre-digital age, this felt instant.

The Most Popular Search Engine (What Is It?)

The Most Popular Search Engine (What Is It?)

Posted under: Internet, Facebook, Youtube, Google, Baidu, and 5 more...

With the phrase "Google it" now so entrenched in our everyday language, we tend to think searching Google is the same as searching the web. But Google is just a search engine, meaning it's a tool that displays the information on the internet based on your specific query. In other words, it's a catalog of the internet.

Who Invented the Internet - A Full History

Who Invented the Internet - A Full History

Posted under: Internet and History

The internet has become a staple of modern life. We use it to shop for what we need and want, talk to friends and family, run businesses, meet new people, watch movies and TV, and pretty much everything else you can think of. In short, it has given birth to a new age in human history.

9 Popular Phishing Scams (Be Aware)

9 Popular Phishing Scams (Be Aware)

Posted under: Online Scams and Email

Ever since the early days of the internet, scammers have been working to steal our money, and sometimes our identity. And while we as internet users have gotten more aware and are more capable of identifying scams, the bad guys have gotten better too, which means danger is still out there, lurking behind every digital corner.

History of Social Media (It's Younger Than You Think)

History of Social Media (It's Younger Than You Think)

Posted under: Social Media, Facebook, Snapchat, LinkedIn and Twitter

Social media has become such an important part of our lives that it’s easy to think it has always been there. However, knowing that social media can’t exist without the internet, some simple math should tell us social media can’t be more than 30 years old (the internet started becoming mainstream in the early 1990s).

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Internet Security 101: How To Keep Your Home Internet Safe And Secure

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Posted under: Internet and Safety

Common Home WiFi Problems and How to Fix Them

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Posted under: Internet and Wi-Fi