The internet can connect with other computers all around the world using an IP address.
It maybe possible in the future to connect each object to the chip to the net.
Fast connection are called backbones. Their capacity is called bandwidth.
Computers talk to each other using protocol. Protocol is a language which can exchange messages (using 1's and 0's)
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TCP = Transfer Control Protocol
This shows how the loon balloon connects around the world and other loon balloons. www.designboom.com
This shows how the loon balloon can be controlled around the world by using the wind. www.designboom.com
All internet connections such as e-mail, WWW, newsgroups and videoconference use TCP/IP to communicate with each other.
IP = Internet Protocol