The internet is not a fuzzy cloud. The internet is a wire, actually buried in the ground. Computers connected directly to the internet are called “Servers,” while the computers you and I use are “clients,” because they are not connected directly to the internet, but through an Internet Service Provider. Routers shuttle packets of information across the internet, and transmit e-mail, pictures, and web pages.
- How the Internet Works in 5 Minutes. Authored by: Aaron Titus. Located at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_LPdttKXPc&feature=youtu.be. License: All Rights Reserved. License Terms: Standard YouTube License