Services Provided by the Internet
E-mail : E-mail provides a mechanism for groups of people who havecommon interests to establish and maintain contact.
FTP : FTP is an abbreviation for File Transfer Protocol. FTP is used to senda copy of a file from a one computer to another. The files can be sent acrossusing FTP include spreadsheets , digitized pictures , sound files , programs, word – processed files etc.
TELNET : This service allows you to log-on to a remote machine , on whichyou have your account.
Usenet Newsgroups : There are many ways to meet people and shareinformation – using Internet. One such way is Usenet newsgroups. Theseare special groups set up by people who want to share common interestsranging from current topics to cultural heritage. There are currentlythousand of newsgroups.