The Internet becomes an integral part of our everyday life in a more and more literal sense. However, although it makes life much easier for an average person, this effect is nothing if compared with what it did and does to businesses all around the world.
For a person living in modern times it is hard to understand that the world was much bigger and mysterious in the past. Until the development of telegraph in the 19th century the effective communication between places located relatively far from each other was all but impossible. What use is there in information that is needed today if you receive it in a month? How can one plan ahead if what he knows now is already outdated?
With every new invention in the sphere of communication, world became smaller and smaller, but only now one can really feel and consider himself to be a citizen of the world. The Internet allows people to communicate immediately, no matter how far they are from each other, to get any information they need the moment they need it. It lets businesses grow large, for until there are no dependable means of communication, no global organization can act with any serious degree of effectiveness.
What is more important, it opens doors to the…