Global Network

8th November, 2013

Internet

ADVANTAGES of the Internet

  • Communication, staying connected
  • Social networking
  • Abundant information resources
  • Education, studies
  • Business, work
  • Entertainments, relaxing: movies, videos, games, music, radio
  • Buying and selling things, online services
  • Online voting
  • Newspapers, fiction, e-books, magazines
  • Fast and cheap
  • Friendships and love connections have been made over the internet
  • Kids and students can have help for their homework
  • Share your works or ideas with the whole world
  • Free video calls
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DISADVANTAGES of the Internet

  • Addiction
  • Spamming
  • Theft of personal information
  • Virus, pirating and hackers
  • Lots of advertisements
  • Health problems (neck, back, eyes)
  • Lost orientation of time
  • Lots of information, which sometimes might be wrong
  • Unsafe and illegal pages
  • Rifts between the virtual ant the real world
  • Online gambling, social networking or gaming obsession
  • Physical and mental issues


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