Finally the third revolution happens and we are currently in it. Influenced by the ever growing commercial, business, scientific and military needs, the internet was created and made its arrival to the world and in media communication making it the most popular medium for information and content sharing with the whole world which are readily available through websites, and easily accessible through search engines.
Today, traditional media mediums are being remodeled or redefined by the Internet, giving way to a new method of media distribution and augmentation. Printed mediums are adapting to website technology, or are reshaped into blogging and web feeds. The fastest developing segment on the internet was initially the the entertainment industry. New forms of personal interactions through instant messaging, Internet forums, and social networking have been enabled and accelerated by the growth of the Internet and technology (TorahTech,2016). Major retailers and small artisans and traders have made use of the internet which help online shopping to expand .Also thanks to the global system of interconnected computer network that uses the internet protocol suite to link billions of users worldwide, commercial and financial services have benefited from it.
The third media revolution
A video on how the internet took over on WEB at a time ( WEB 1.0 and onward)
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