Journalism On The Internet

The common forms of media in today's world each have both advantages and
disadvantages. The Internet has been around for an almost equal amount of time
as most of them, but only recently has it become a popular way of retrieving
information. The Internet takes the best of all other medium and combines them
into a very unique form. The Internet is the best way to retrieve information.
This combination of paper publishing, TV, radio, telephones, and mail is the
future of communications. The internet has several types of journalism which can
be defined into three sections. One section is online magazines, online
broadcasting, and other online services. The next group is resource files and
web ...

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never be destroyed by nuclear war. Since then, universities have used it and it
has evolved into what it is today. It is a library that contains mail, stories,
news advertising, and just about everything else. "In a sense, freenets are a
literacy movement for computer mediated communication today, as public libraries
were to reading for an earlier generation." Now that the term "the net" is
understood lets look at some sections of the net.

An online magazine is a computer that lets users access it through the net.
This computer stores one or more magazines which users can read. "PC magazine
and other magazines are available on the Web" "Maclean's Magazine and Canadian
Business online; and Reuters' Canadian Newsclips." This form is much better that
conventional publishing, "we are using the online service to enhance the print
magazine", for several reasons. It is environmentally safe, "Publish without
Paper", most are free, "$50 a month on CompuServe", you can get any ...

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something. It is easy to order
anything, from flowers to even airline tickets. "...opportunity to buy tickets
through TicketMaster." But even this has problems, "the Internet is new and many
possible types of fraud must be dealt with," but the solution is software,
"Secure Courier...a secure means of transferring financial transactions". This
service is the home shopping, catalogue, and printed flier replacement. Their
advantage is that you can buy directly, or skip them if you wish, unlike TV.

Web pages on the internet are computers that are dedicated to letting
people access them. Many companies have a web page that offers help to customers,
news, services, product updates, advice ...

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