By Zoya Malik

So, what is the internet and how does it work?

A brief definitions would be that the internet is a range of networks (a system of interconnected things) that links computers together all over the globe using wires and wireless technologies.

The internet is a system of connected computer networks that use the standard Internet Protocol Suite to serve users around the globe. Billions of people use the internet, this means that each computer connected to the internet must have a unique address, this address is referred to as an IP address. An IP address is a form of unique numbers separated by full stops.