Interesting video/Flash app that might be good to show to students. Talks about the history of the Internet, Web, E-mail,…
Some simple slides showing the very basics of how the internet works.
We were looking for ways to show students visually how the Internet works.
Nice video showing technical details of how the Internet works.
Free app to visualize traceroutes.
Info on tracing paths through the Internet
This looks very cool but it doesn’t do the mapping part like it promises.
For mapping e-mail routes. Isn’t very accurate!
6. http://kharkoma.homelinux.com/gmaps/gmaptc.html – same problem
Not really computer technology, but important to teach…
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A set of links to maps showing how the Internet is connected. Includes some nice examples right on the page. Unfortunately, this site is old so most of the links do not work.
At the moment, this is free. It is an animation showing how computer viruses work.