WWW FAQs: What's on the Internet, besides the Web?


2004-12-07: Apart from the World Wide Web, the Internet also carries traffic for email, peer-to-peer file sharing, virtual private networks, encrypted financial transactions, online games, Internet telephony (net phones, such as the Vonage service), instant messaging (like AIM), and lots and lots of other things, some of which integrate with the web to a greater or lesser degree.

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