Internet or Web? There’s a difference

My spin: From time to time its healthy for us to delve into an academic discourse about technology. Why – terms DO matter. Just today a user told me – I’d like to back up Word. No, what he meant was all his data files, he’d like to back up – be it done on Word, Word Perfect, Excel or whatever.
Cnn News Clip: (POPULAR SCIENCE) — Many people use “Internet” and “World Wide Web” interchangeably. They shouldn’t, and here’s why.
The Internet, of course, is the maze of phone and cable lines, satellites, and network cables that interconnect computers around the world. The Web is the name given to anything on the Internet that can be accessed using a Uniform Resource Locator, or URL. (full story)

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