Lab 5 : Using Internet And WWW

Using Internet And WWW

Introduction: The Internet is used for researching, learning, shopping, and entertainment. However, much of the information that flows back and forth the internet is never seen on a web page. It is contained inside the millions of e-mail messages that travel the Internet daily.

Task 1
Use the internet to search and compare the price and features of three digital cameras.

Assignment: Compare three different digital cameras by filling in the following table and explain which you would suggest and recommend as the best buy:

Make and model Price Resolution (megapixels) Digital/optical zooming ability Do video/audio? Other features

Task 2

Different kinds of E-Mail

Find definitions for e-mail related terms.

Assignment: Research the Internet and write a short definition, in your own words, for POP, IMAP, and SMTP.

Task 3

Acronyms and Emoticons

An entire vocabulary has cropped up in computer communications involving emoticons, abbreviations and symbols. Find out what some popular acronyms and emoticons are.

Assignment: Research the Internet and determine what the following emoticons and acronyms mean:

  1. :-e
  2. >:-<
  3. >:)
  4. :-bd
  5. L-)
  6. >:D<
  7. :-*
  8. HTH
  9. IMHO
  10. TOY
  11. OMG
  12. LOL
  13. OTW
  14. BTW
  15. FYI

LAST EDITED BY : ~xercra~

PLZ SUBMIT B4 : 14/2/2010



Group Task

*each group consists of at MOST 5 peoples

*presentation will be on 19/10/09

*project lengths BETWEEN 3-5 minutes

*QUESTION – Create a multimedia project using WMM of a selected current issue or any interesting topics. Your WMM content MUST INCLUDE animation, pictures, graphics, sound or audio or recorded voice movie clips.





Introduction : Blogs are one of the newest publishing outlets that the Internet has opened up. With a blog, you can easily post text, photos, videos and sound clips to a web site so people can view it from anywhere they have Internet access.

Task 1

Locate 3 interesting blogs.

Assignment: Google Blog Search is an excellent way to locate blogs on topics you’re interested in. Find 3 blogs on a topic you are interested in by completing the following:

1)   Using a web browser, go to

2)   In the search box, enter a topic you are interested in.

3)   Investigate 3 of the blogs listed in the search result and write a short paragraph about each of the 3 sites, be sure you include  the URL of each blog.

Task 2

Learning to create a blog on your own.

Assignment: You can obtain and maintain a blog for free at sites such as Following a few simple steps is all you need to do to get your blog set up and ready to receive your content. Create a blog on by completing the following steps:

1)   Using a web browser, go to

2)   Click on the Create Your Blog Now arrow and follow the steps to create your own blog.

3)   After you have finish, show your blog to  me. You don’t have to do Task 2 if you already have your own blog, but you also are compulsory to show your blog to me.

You can refer to this link tutorial

PLZ SUBMIT B4 : 28/2/2010@4:00 PM

~send thru email~ pls include ur name, uk.

send ur URL (links) and any additional details

a lil bit of description about the searched blog will improve ur marks