Internet is an interconnection of networks which was given birth to by group of scientist during various phases of internet birth stage with Vint Cerf and his colleague Robert E. Kahn widely known as the father of the internet. Internet came and changed the world in which many including governments will believe that internet is one of the best things that has ever happened to the world not disputing that internet crimes has been on record.
Internet came and changed the way human has been doing things and also made life easy, created job opportunities for many, and is still creating. The era of writing letter has phased out with the advent of electronic mail. The era of sending emails to individual is gradually phasing out with the advent of instant messengers. The world is now a global community, whereby we can socialize, meet new friends, share feelings and spread news (whether good or bad) through a platform that has no content called facebook, at this government owned newspapers which resort to feeding citizens with lies and deceit is turned down because the whole truth is being uploaded by an eye witness for the whole world to see which automatically makes everybody a reporter.
Internet if not mistaken has served people better than governments. It has provided more opportunities than the oil money which was squandered by the greedy government. Do I need to mention some opportunities created by the internet? Do you know of naira bet? Konga? Jumia? Business centers? Programmers? Bloggers? V loggers? Comedians who will not have been heard if not for internet? If not for internet you wouldn’t have had access to this piece of information.
Internet has adopted our daily activities, digitize it thereby breaking many natural barriers.
Transportation, you can now book and cancel flight from the comfort of your home with your internet enabled mobile phone. You can also call up the service of a sane driver who is not a tout to take you to your desired destination without the stress of the street touts called agbero through Uber or Piuni U-ride.
Hotels and hospitalities, this has also been integrated into the internet that from your county you pay for a comfortable hotel for lodging in another country through hotels.ng and Piuni U-travel
What about buying and selling? Importation has been made easy that you can get connected to manufacturers in china through online platform make your request and the shipment will be made for you, delivered to your destination without your physical presence. A final consumer can from the comfort of his home shop online on amazon, konga, jiji, Alibaba eBay and the likes and get his desired goods and services delivered at his doorstep. This we call E-commerce.
Telecommunication sector is a great booming industry on its own, have you ever think of what it will be on the internet? A lot of companies …