"Internet2-A Future So Bright!"

Written by A.T.Rendon

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For more information on Abilene please see: http://www.internet2.edu/abilene/

One ofrepparttar reasons individuals are not allowed intorepparttar 119117 club arerepparttar 119118 monetary restrictions. Although many an individual might be willing and able to plunk downrepparttar 119119 yearly fee of $10,000 to $25,000,repparttar 119120 cost of accessingrepparttar 119121 network itself can run $1,000,000 or more.

What arerepparttar 119122 current participants getting for their money?

"This milestone in advanced networking opens possibilities for researchers, students and teachers at universities acrossrepparttar 119123 country to collaborate with each other and to access resources in ways not possible usingrepparttar 119124 commercial Internet," said Steve Corbató, Internet2 director of backbone network infrastructure.

"Abilene provides a unique leading-edge network environment that enables people to experiment with and test new capabilities that can make their way intorepparttar 119125 global Internet."

Internet2(R) is developing and deploying advanced network applications and technologies for research and also for higher education, acceleratingrepparttar 119126 creation of tomorrow's Internet.

Internet2 recreatesrepparttar 119127 partnership of academia, industry and government that helped foster today's Internet in its infancy.

For more information about Internet2, see: http://www.internet2.edu/

Internet2 is expected to go, "Public", in about 3 to 5 years. That is whenrepparttar 119128 average Internet surfer will have access.

However, no one is certain what that actually means.

If you were excited byrepparttar 119129 possibilities ofrepparttar 119130 Internet,repparttar 119131 future is far brighter for Internet2. So get out your best pair of shades and your thinking cap becauserepparttar 119132 new frontier just got even newer.

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Getting It Together

Written by Bob Osgoodby

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Looking to relocate or buy a house? What better way to find out about an area you are considering? Check outrepparttar web sites ofrepparttar 119116 local Chamber of Commerce or real estate agencies inrepparttar 119117 area. You can get information aboutrepparttar 119118 taxes,repparttar 119119 type of community it is,repparttar 119120 schools,repparttar 119121 climate and allrepparttar 119122 other things you need to know.

Wantrepparttar 119123 honest truth about a business opportunity? Check out some ofrepparttar 119124 discussion groups under their name - you won't find much "sugar coating" there.

The point I'm trying to make here is simplistic. The web provides us with a great resource, and if you don't use it, you are missing a good bet. But like anything else, you have to use common sense. The "scamsters" have also foundrepparttar 119125 web and allrepparttar 119126 crooked deals they perpetrated beforerepparttar 119127 web, are still being done. The only difference is they are reaching a whole lot more people, much faster.

Years ago, when someone got scammed they may have "fussed and fumed" a bit, but times are a "changin". Now, many of these same people who were scammed, figure if they get a few others to "bite" onrepparttar 119128 same deal that bit them, maybe they can earn their money back. Isn't it amazing thatrepparttar 119129 anonymity ofrepparttar 119130 web can also cloud someone's judgement, and a person who is basically an upright citizen in real life can suddenly become a scamster onrepparttar 119131 net.

The Web is a great place for "Getting it Together", but remember it is a resource, nothing more, nothing less. You have to use repparttar 119132 same care there as anyplace else - maybe more so.

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