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The Internet and the World Wide Web Defined

It is not uncommon when describing the Internet and the World Wide Web to think of them as being one in the same. In reality they are two different entities. The Internet is a vast network of networks connected by telephone lines, cables and communication satellites while the World Wide Web represents the resources available on the Internet. The World Wide Web could not exist without the Internet.

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