Internet/Tech Advances

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  • eBay

    eBay
    Buy and sell items HEREeBay Inc. is an American multinational corporation and e-commerce company, providing consumer-to-consumer & business-to-consumer sales services via Internet. It is headquartered in San Jose, California.
  • Netflix

    Netflix
    Watch movies HERENetflix, Inc. is a provider of on-demand Internet streaming media available to viewers. It started its subscription-based service in 1999. Netflix's headquarters are in Los Gatos, California.
  • Google

    Google
    Search anything HEREGoogle is a United States-headquartered, multinational corporation sepcializing in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud-computing, and software.
  • Facebook

    Facebook
    Log into Facebook HEREThe social network Facebook was launched in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg with his college roommate Eduardo Saverin. The founders had initially limited the website's membership to Harvard students.
  • YouTube

    YouTube
    Visit YouTube HEREYouTube is a video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. It was created by three former PayPal employees. In 2006, it was bought by Google for US $1.65 billion.
  • Twitter

    Twitter
    Log into Twitter HERETwitter is an online social networking service that enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called "tweets". Registered users can post and read tweets, but unregistered users can only read them.
  • Nintendo Wii

    Nintendo Wii
    Buy a Wii HEREThe Wii is a home video game console released by Nintendo in 2006. Nintendo states that its console targets a broader demographic than that of Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Sony's PlayStation 3.
  • Gmail

    Gmail
    Log into your Gmail account HEREGmail is a free, advertising-supported email service provided by Google. Gmail initially started as an invitation-only beta release in 2004, and it became available to the general public in 2007.
  • Hulu

    Hulu
    Watch movies and shows HEREHulu is an American online company and ad-supported online video service that offers a selection of TV shows, clips, movies, and more on the free Hulu.com service and Hulu Plus subscription service.
  • iPhone

    iPhone
    View iPhone models HEREiPhone is a line of smartphones designed and marketed by Apple Inc. It runs Apple's iOS mobile operating system. The first generation iPhone was released in 2007. The most recent models are the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, which were released in 2014. There are 8 generations of the iPhone models.