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The common forms of media in todays 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 pages The third is discussion groupsforums and e-mail I will investigate these areas of the net showing the advantages and disadvantages of each in comparison to the conventional forms In order to understand what all these topics are you must first understand what the internet is The simple answer is that it is computers all over the globe connected together by telephone wires It was first made by the military No one owns the Internet to have a network with no centre That way it could 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 Macleans Magazine and Canadian Business online and Reuters Canadian Newsclips This
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