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The global communication network that allows almost all computers worldwide to connect and exchange information. Some of the early impetus for such a network came from the U.S. government network Arpanet, starting in the 1960s.
Is an organization that provides services for accessing and using the Internet. Internet service providers may be organized in various forms, such as commercial, community-owned, non-profit, or otherwise privately owned
Connect as or operate with a network.
a computer or computer program that manages access to a centralized resource or service in a network.
The location of a web site within the internet; a unique series of letters and/or digits that always begins with http://
is a software application for retrieving, presenting, and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web. An information resource is identified by a Uniform Resource Identifier (URI/URL) and may be a web page, image, video or other piece of content.
In computer science, a graphical user interface (GUI), is a type of user interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices through graphical icons and visual indicators such as secondary notation, instead of text-based user interfaces, typed command labels or text navigation.
a combined device for modulation and demodulation, for example, between the digital data of a computer and the analog signal of a telephone line
up page on a web page set as the default or start-a browser.
irrelevant or inappropriate messages sent on the Internet to a large number of recipients
the correct or acceptable way of communicating on the Internet.
The Web, or World Wide Web, is basically a system of Internet servers that support specially formatted documents. The documents are formatted in a markup language called HTML (HyperText Markup Language) that supports links to other documents, as well as graphics, audio, and video files.
a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style.
a link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, typically activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen.
A URL is a URI. A URL is one type of Uniform Resource Identifier (URI); the generic term for all types of names and addresses that refer to objects on the World Wide Web. The term "Web address" is a synonym for a URL that uses the HTTP or HTTPS protocol
Safe mode is a diagnostic mode of a computer operating system (OS). It can also refer to a mode of operation by application software. Safe mode is intended to help fix most, if not all problems within an operating system.
record the address of (a website, file, etc.) to enable quick access in future
A program that searches for and identifies items in a database that correspond to keywords or characters specified by the user, used especially for finding particular sites on the World Wide Web.
The Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) is an application protocol for distributed, collaborative, hypermedia information systems. HTTP is the foundation of data communication for the World Wide Web. Hypertext is structured text that uses logical links (hyperlinks) between nodes containing text.
Transfer (data) from one computer to another, typically to one that is larger or remote from the user or functioning as a server.
copy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data.
messages distributed by electronic means from one computer user to one or more recipients via a network
a word or concept of great significance
a list of questions and answers relating to a particular subject, especially one giving basic information for users of a website. a list of questions and answers relating to a particular subject, especially one giving basic information for users of a website.
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