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Kids Explain the Internet…and It’s Adorable

– Canadians explain the Internet. (bright music) – The Internet’s something magical. – It’s a boat that makes the TV work I think. – You can’t see it. – The Internet is– – A large space full of things. – Made out of electricity. – A virtual world. – Technology …

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The Internet: Crash Course Computer Science #29

Hi, I’m Carrie Anne, and welcome to CrashCourse Computer Science! As we talked about last episode, your computer is connected to a large, distributed network, called The Internet. I know this because you’re watching a youtube video, which is being streamed over that very internet. It’s arranged as an ever-enlarging …

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The Internet Was A Mistake

In October of 1992, when the world wide web was just a few years old, and the idea of streaming terabytes of pornography was just a far-fetched dream, a presidential candidate had an interesting idea: “I will have a unique mandate… that we’re going to inform the people in detail …

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What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

So you are reading an article online when you get an instant message with a link to a funny photo, which of course you have to share. And now you are reading your Facebook News Wall, which sends you to a video of a panda bear attacking a kid. And …

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10 WAYS THE INTERNET HAS CHANGED OUR LIVES FOREVER

10 Funny situations that show how much the internet has changed our lives. Gadgets and technology play a part in our lives. But it literally is just a part. Don’t ever succumb to panic. Real life is definitely still out there, despite the huge effect that the internet has to …

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The Science of Internet Addiction & Brainpower

In September of 1848, a 25 year old named Phineas Gage was working on a railroad in Vermont when some explosive powder ignited prematurely and sent an iron rod flying through his cheek and out the top of his skull- demolishing his prefrontal cortex. The rod was later found about …

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The Dangers of the Internet

Over the past centuries, technologies have regularly come along that completely change how we connect to each other: the printing press, the telegraph, the telephone; the newspaper, the radio, the TV. All are technologies that begin social revolutions. We’re living through one such revolution now. It started in 1962 with …

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Technology at JPMorgan Chase – Inspiring Innovation

(background music) (voice over off screen) Always on Always moving Always connected (voice over off screen) Technology has changed the way we communicate (girl in tablet on screen) “Hey Andy” (voice over off screen) the way we interact, and the way we see the world. We see technology as an …

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Principal Kappy Cannon Fosters Technology Innovation and Teamwork

>> Ready to answer? >> These second graders in Columbia, South Carolina are about to come face-to-face with a class of second graders halfway around the globe in Jordan. >> Good morning, South Carolina. >> Good morning, good morning. >> This teleconference is just part of the technology-rich, twenty-first century …

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