Essay, Pages 2 (285 words)
Many people say that the Internet is the most important invention ever, and I definitely believe that it is true. Since the first artificial satellite, the Sputnik, was launched to the space, the world has never been the same. Nowadays computer is so affordable that in every home you can find one. What is more, the Internet connects people all around the world. Computers didn’t exist a century ago and many people might have had happy lives without them. Life would stop without computers.
You wouldn’t even stop to think about how many common products are operated by computers. Our cars, microwave ovens, wristwatches and thousands of other gadgets. Appearing on the internet you can search “WWW”-means World Wide Web-for information when you need to.
There are millions of websites storing an endless amount of data. You can find many dozens of information about everything on the internet. E.g. history, animals, plants, nature, music, famous people etc.
There is countless number of services available on the net. What is more you can download music, films, listen to foreign radio stations, play games, read and subscribe newspapers and magazines and you can even purchase or sell various products , order food,. In addition you can transfer money through the Internet, and learn languages on-line on several web pages and practice English because most users speak the language. You can keep in touch with friends or other people from other countries to write them e-mails if you have an e-mail access and it is very fast .
The list is endless, and I honestly like to use it because as I have experienced I always get to useful information through the Internet, and gain knowledge about healthy life.