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The most recent form of communication and perhaps the fastest growing medium present in todays society is the Internet It is common to say that the internet is the most significant new communications medium of our times and that the internet changes all Cunningham 2002244 There are a variety of explanations as to why this is so but perhaps the most popular one is the users ability to interact with the world from one central location This essay will explore the rapid growth of the Internet by looking at it as both a personal tool and one used in business It will look at how in todays society it seems to be taking over broadcast media in terms of popularity and effective communication It will conclude in finding that despite the rapid growth and popularity of the Internet broadcast media is still and shall remain an important and trusted medium Communication is the process of transmitting and receiving ideas information and messages The rapid transmission of information over long distances and ready access to information have become conspicuous and important features of human society especially in the past 150 years Hobbes 199814 With the development of civilization and written languages came the need for more frequent and reliable methods of communication allowing messages to reach longer distances This was essential to the control of trade and other affairs between nations and empires Early man used cave walls as the media on which messages could be transcribed and this was common for many years Over the next few centuries printing techniques advanced rapidly especially through the use of steam power In the meantime postal services moved from being privately to nationally owned and long distance postal services became an affordable option For the first time an ordinary person could correspond with people in other countries This communication between people who could not see face-to-face became extremely important in the new age With the coming of the
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