Country Nomad Blog — Internet

A Day Without the Internet


Posted by David Garza on

The Internet is an integral part of our lives. No doubt. But what if you woke up to find that you are offline the entire day? This not a far-fetched idea. Unlike in the movies where aliens from another planet invade Earth and disrupt our systems, there are many factors that can make you go a whole day without Internet service. For instance, if you are late on your payments and the bank delays in processing your money, the ISP may fail to renew your subscription. Also, an issue with the ISP equipment can cause this situation, among others. What...

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Internet and Schooling


Posted by David Garza on

Communities are closely tied to the Internet that it is becoming impractical to hold a conversation about the former without mentioning the latter. Digital technology has changed our way of life for the better. Education is one key area that immensely benefits from this technological advancement. The way we approach schooling today is different from the way it was considered before the Internet infiltrated our lives. Online schooling has introduced great flexibility in the acquisition of new skills and certifications. Parents, professionals, and students who feel constrained by time prefer this kind of approach to studying. Read on to learn...

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Internet and e-commerce


Posted by Olayinka Alawode on

One of the many benefits that the Internet introduces is the ability to conduct online business from any place. The Internet is the driving force behind e-commerce as it links firms to potential buyers, while individuals can order anything from the comfort of their homes. Gone are the days when you had to physically visit the store looking for an item, only to miss it and wait for a couple of weeks before they restock. With the Internet, you can simultaneously search for a product on various online stores like Amazon and eBay. There is more to this. Here is...

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