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World Wide Web (www)

a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors' attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms' promotional mix.

World Wide Web (www)

or web a multimedia presentational tool that uses computers and other media to communicate, often through the INTERNET. The World Wide Web permits two-way interactive communications with large numbers of people simultaneously. The World Wide Web is an important tool of E-COMMERCE insofar as Internet marketing can be undertaken by developing colourful and attractive web pages to gain visitors attention. As the number of people ‘surfing’ the web grows, the potential to market goods through web browsers has become a significant element of firms promotional mix.
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Once ISPs are linked to NTT DoCoMo's network, mobile phone users will be able to surf the net using the ISPs' services.
They can access e-mails, surf the net and check out the latest news on their laptop.
People are still able to surf the net as normal and victims may not realise they have been scammed until their phone bill arrives.
PUPILS turned teachers yesterday as they taught their grandparents how to surf the net.
A third of the 869 people surveyed by BT said they had been taught or encouraged to surf the net by a teenager.
It will invite everyone, from beginners to intermediate computer users, to surf the Net, and staff will be on hand throughout the day offering help and advice.
Parents and grandparents can learn to surf the net for free.
But outfitting yourself with a wireless device sporting an iMode-style browser is not all you'll need in your pocket to surf the net and handle everything it can dish out.
People of all ages will be able to take part in the events, which include "grab a grandparent and surf the net", in which children and their grandparents, or other relatives, can explore the internet together; "photo stories", where people are invited to bring in a family photograph and turn it into a poem or story; and "making faces", where participants can draw a portrait of a friend or relative and turn the picture into a badge.
THE father of a teenage girl who ran away from home after finding love on the Internet has vowed never to let her surf the Net again unsupervised.
CAR nuts who can't wait for October's Motor Show can now surf the Net to catch a preview of this year's event.
When the new standard is developed, you can upgrade at little or no cost and in the meantime be able to surf the Net at more than crawl speed.