The Internet is a global network of computers. Every computer that is connected to the internet is considered a part of that network. These computers are connected by phonelines, fiber optic lines, coaxial cable, satellite and wireless connection.
When you log on the internet to use it, you get access to many computers that are connected worldwide.
Some common ways of connecting to the internet include:
Now a days you can get a wireless connection to the internet that is ideal for laptops and notebooks.
Once you are connected to the internet you are able to do lots of things. You can send emails and receive them. You can talk to people by text or webcam. You can browse the web and you can also perform alot more tasks with the appropriate software.