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Is the internet a good or a bad thing


http://www.pondered.org/the_internet.html

The Advantages & Disadvantages of
The Internet:
The Internet or the World Wide Web is indeed a wonderful and amazing addition in our
lives. The Internet can be known as a kind of global meeting place where people from all…

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Downloading Software: This is one of the most happening and fun things to do via
the Internet. You can download innumerable, games, music, videos, movies, and a
host of other entertainment software from the Internet, most of which are free.


Disadvantages of the Internet
There are certain cons and dangers…

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Some people, however, refuse to use the internet because they know of the powers it holds. They believe that if they
offer nothing to the internet, no one can take advantage of them and steal their possessions. This can be a major
inconvenience but it may be a small price…

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And now for the really dark side of the internet. The internet has brought together people who would never have
normally met paedophiles, racists, terrorists. Being able to turn a deaf ear to the world around them and immerse
themselves in a community which shares their belief inevitably helps them…

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Unless you have your own superlibrary then finding the correct book could take hours. If given the choice most kids
prefer using the internet for their schoolwork because it's easier, faster and smarter.
It is really important not to use the first information that you find. Read through a few…

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"Too risky"
If you can't see who you're buying from how can you trust them?
It's quick and convenient to buy over the internet but when you do, you're doing so blindly. Buying from an actual shop
is reasonably safe, you've got the guarantee of seeing the item, the person…

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Mobile Internet Connection 27%
Home broadband connection 25%
MP3 Player 18%
Bluetooth enabled device 12%
Wireless enabled laptop 9% but 18% would like it
Mobile phone with camera 9%
Have used Wireless Hotspot 7% but 50% are not interested
3G Mobile Phone 4%

UK Life Online
(Source: Continental Research via…

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New Zealand | 596.28 | 2699.67
Spain | 1783.32 | 12629.3
Denmark | 854.68 | 6892.57
Internet users in Britain log on for an average 446 minutes per month
and look at 282 pages during that time, compared with two
years ago 257 minutes and 184 pages
20 percent of…

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Number of homes with access to the Internet: 10 million (45%)
Number of users using unmetered access: 24%
Adults with mobile phones: 70% mostly prepaid packges,
and 15% say mobiles are their main method of telephoning.
Ten key findings
from Which Online's internet survey 2001:
Number of adults adults who…

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Alternatively:
Web World Users Stats September 2000
World Total 377.65 million
United States and Canada 161.31 million
Europe 105.89 million
Asia/Pacific 89.68 million
Latin America 15.26 million
Africa 3.11 million
Middle East 2.40 million


There are lies, damn lies, and statistics said Benjamin Disraeli. And in truth I do
not…

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