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Instant messaging

A kind of email where both people are online at the same time

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Newsgroups

A website where people with shared interests can get news and information

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Webinars

Online seminars

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E-commerce

All kinds of business done on the internet

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Browsing

Looking at different websites, with no particular goal

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Surfing the web

Moving from one website or web page to another, usually looking for something

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Attachments

Files you send with email messages

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File-sharing

The practice of sharing computer data or space on a network

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ISP

Internet Service Provider: a company that offers users access to the internet and services such as news, email, shopping sites, etc., usually for a monthly fee

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Hacked

Someone may access it illegally

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Spam

Unwanted advertisements and other material sent to you by email from companies

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Junk mail

Another term for spam

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Addictive

Something you cannot stop doing, which has become out of your control

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Cookies

Pieces of software that are sent from internet to your computer, which can follow and record what you do, which websites you visit, etc

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Offensive material

Material such as pornography, or extreme political views, or material that encourages hate and violence against people

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Parental control

Ability of parents to control which websites their children can visit

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Bookmarked

Put it in a list of websites I can access immediately

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Subscribe to

Become a member of

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Screen out / filter out

Prevent from reaching you

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Be Down

Not working

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Bounced

Come back to me