Institutes for Research
For the Pew Internet & American Life Project Lee Rainie – Director Amanda Lenhart – Research Specialist 1100 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 710 Washington, DC 20036 202-296-0019 www.pewinternet.org
Commissioned by the Pew Internet & American Life Project, this study...
especially professionals and students are using every single piece of modern technology. One of these modern technologies is what they called “Internet”.
Internet is known as the ocean of information. It is very useful, especially to business and academic purposes of a person. It consists of many...
development in the 21st century, yet the majority of the world’s population has not to benefit from the new technology”- UN Secretary General Kofi Annan.
Internet access inequality (often referred to as the “digital divide,” which refers to technology in general) parallels many preexisting inequalities we have...
years, the use of the internet has skyrocketed. The internet appears to have an ever-increasing part of many people’s day-to-day lives. Internet addiction is a new phenomenon of today’s plastic age. In fact, for some people, the computer world rivals their real world. Currently, Internet addiction is...
SOCIETY Volume 35 Number 1, June 2006, pp. 107~123
A STUDY ON THE EFFECT OF INTERNET USE AND SOCIAL CAPITAL ON THE ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE*
Soongsil University This study examined the condition of Internet use and social capital, as well as its effects on teenager’s academic performance....
How Does the Internet Affect Our Lives?
How is the Internet affecting our lives in the real world? While it is a definite advantage in the sense of finding and getting information at the tip of your fingers literally, via the click of a mouse, people also use the Inter for business, socializing and...
talking about the internet, a century creation, which has converted the whole world into a single home. The use of internet has turned our lives to be much easier and comfortable. It is found that in 1990s the adolescents used the internet primarily for entertainment but at present they use it for interpersonal...
as if their minds have been changed by someone. According to Carr, “The more they use the Web, the more they have to fight to stay focused on long pieces of writing.” Therefore, Carr starts to think whether the Internet does us good or harm. In “A New Dark Age”, the author Maggie Jackson also expresses...
It has been argued that the use of the internet is linked to poor academic achievement. Is this true?
Excessive use of the internet impairs the student’s academic achievement. This becomes a problem when it comes to impaired functioning of the body. Some people may experience psychological problems...
our privacy and be safe on the Internet. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) stresses that protecting individual’s social security number while dealing with things on the Internet is very important. Pay attention to the trash and e-mails that are received from the Internet. Hackers can easily access these...
Nowadays, internet has been part of our daily lives. It has everything to offer. The internet also becoming more and more important for everybody especially college students because it facilitates the students in many ways. Similar to every invention, the internet carries the number of advantages and...
What is Internet Addiction?
A passion adds value to one's life, an addiction takes away value. When the line between these two is crossed, the addict is often the last to know, due to their denial. A family and social history will reveal that the subject is being evaluated by close friends as actually...
THE EMERGENCE OF A NEW CLINICAL DISORDER
Kimberly S. Young
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Published in CyberPsychology and Behavior, Vol. 1 No. 3., pages 237-244
Paper presented at the 104th annual meeting of the
American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada, August...
Internet and Computer Addiction
While time spent online can be hugely productive, compulsive Internet use can interfere with daily life, work, and relationships. When you feel more comfortable with your online friends than your real ones, or you can’t stop yourself from playing games, gambling, or...
I concentrate on the uses of the Internet by a select group of people, by conducting a research questionnaire based on various factors which influence why, how and where the individuals use the Internet and for what reasons.
Theme 08 is based on the different impacts the Internet and other information...
The way humans use the internet can be a very successful choice or it can harm your body in very negative ways. It can be a life changing decision both positively and negatively. The thought and creation of the internet has changed the way the entire...
Environmental and Institutional Factors Influence on Internet Use By the Undergraduates in Selected Federal Universities in South West, Nigeria
Ayoola Johnson AJAYI
Kolawole Akinjide ARAMIDE
Abadina Media Resource Centre
University of Ibadan
Empirical analysis of internet user in Dhaka city
BBA (Studying) 4th year
Major in International Business
Faculty of Business Studies
University of Dhaka
Positive Effects of Internet Usage on Child Development
Childhood is all about exploration. Through the interactive world of technology, our children are being shaped by their exploration of computers and the Internet. The modern computer and the Internet offer today’s children a powerful device that...
Hosting Company in India
Definition of Internet website Hosting : Definition of Internet Hosting it's outlined as business observe of providing area and information measure on a high-powered laptop server that's connected to the net at terribly high speeds. The Internet hosting firms maintain massive networks...
as health, family and time to study. I think that something must be done to those who overuse computers and internet. For example, they should try hard to stay less time on the internet. Also, they should join some centers that could help them to get red of this problem.
II. Terms of Reference
The Internet Effect: How has it affected you?
Commonly known as the Internet, the world’s largest network is used extensively throughout the world today. Since its creation in 1983, the Internet has continued to grow in popularity and use as a commercial and private communications medium. Millions...
BEL422 REPORT WRITING
A SURVEY ON COMPUTER AND INTERNET USE AMONG UNDERGRADUATES OF HIGHER LEARNING INSTITUTIONS IN MELAKA
Dr. Josephine Lourdunathan
BEL422 Report Writing Lecturer
UiTM Melaka City Campus
Noratikah Binti Jaafar @Ismail (2011834792)
USES & ABUSES OF INTERNET
Modern age is the period of wonderful development of science. Man has brought the world into his fist by dint of his own effort. One of the unique contributions of this period is “internet” this combined w-process of satellite technology and computer has brought an all pervading...
The Effects of Internet in College Students Study Time Management
Aniris M. Fernandez
The study time management skills of college students are very poor due to the addiction teenagers are confronting with Internet and social network sites. This problem is affecting their...
European Psychiatry 25 (2010) 236–241
Attached to the web — harmful use of the Internet and its correlates
J. Korkeila a,*,b, S. Kaarlas a, M. Jääskeläinen c, T. Vahlberg d, T. Taiminen e
Department of Psychiatry, University of Turku, Kunnallissairaalantie 20, 20700 Turku...
HOW DOES INTERNET INFLUENCE THE CHILDRENS ?
Now a days internet has become a need thing. Internet is become a popular technology in recent years. People can work, play, texting, chatting etc.. Internet considered as a useful technology makes the life much easier and anyone can search on internet; that...
There has been no era that can be read in the history books that connecting mankind through internet has made its greatest significance than it is today. The Internet, sometimes called simply “the Net,” is a worldwide system of computer networks – a network of networks in which users...
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Internet Use and Misuse
Preliminary Findings From a New Assessment Instrument
ROBERT J. ROTUNDA S T E V E N J. KASS M E L A N I E A. SUTTON DAVID T. L E O N
University of West Florida
The Internet is an affordable and easily accessible technology that has many potential applications to psychology...