Internet – The Current Era

Internet begins with the development of electronic computers in 1950’s. ARPANET adopted TCP/IP on January 1st, 1983 and from there researchers research about the internet or the network of networks which lead to the modern internet. The online world then took on a more recognizable form in 1990.internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the internet protocol suit to link devices world-wide. Using an internet is very easy. As for now internet is available in all major villages, towns, cities, of almost every country. It is possible to use or surf internet with the help of internet browser like Google chrome, Windows Explorer etc. The major internet companies of India are BSNL, Vodafone, Airtel, Aircel etc.

Talking about the uses of internet, this era can be called as an internet era as 95% of people uses internet for their daily needs. Internet is successful because of the availability of information. The better the quality more the usage. Internet has large volume of information; internet can be used to get information from all around the world. This information can be related to business, education, medical, tourism, entertainment etc. All the newspapers, magazines and journals pf the world is available in it. Internet is also used for communication via E-Mail, video call, chatting through different software. Social networking has grown widely that people can connect with old friends on social networking site. More over use of internet can be seen in the field of banking transactions. Taking the field of education half of the examination are held through the internet the online examinations, even registration of examinations, results of examinations are all available in internet. For example, JEE main admit card, NEET 2018 results etc. are available in internet presently.

Internet is useful in many ways as it gives all the information needed. It is now being used in locating and travelling by which they guide us to the destination using particular applications like google map etc. technology has increased in a huge way due to the introduction of internet. Multiple tasks can also be done using internet. Like you can check NEET 2018 Results online.

Internet usage has seen marvelous growth. From 1999 to 2010, the number of Internet users internationally rose from 396 million to 1.859 billion. In 2010, 25 percent of the world’s inhabitants had entree to computers with 1.5 billion searches daily, 299 million Internet users reading blogs, and 2 billion videos watched every day on YouTube. In 2015 the world’s Internet users exceeded 3.5 billion or 43.7 percent of worlds inhabitants, but two-thirds of the users came from richest countries, with 79.0 percent of Europe countries inhabitants using the Internet, followed by 60 percent of the Americas.

The predominant language for communication on the Internet has been English. This may be a consequence of the source of the Internet, as well as the language’s role as a lingua franca. Initially computer systems were restricted to the characters in the American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII), a subset of the Latin alphabet.

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