It's quite possible if there were a solar flare strong enough to knock out the power, that we would lose the internet for days, or even months we know that such storms are not unprecedented, so there is a good probability it will happen again at some point, noted user kvestchunz a sufficiently large solar. As i was getting ready for work this morning, checking my android phone for email and the weather app to see if it was cold enough to wear a coat, i started thinking about the sopa censorship protests scheduled for today i couldn't help but wonder what the world would be like if the internet stopped. Smosh if the internet was real (tv episode 2011) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Which table would you sit with view if the internet was a high school lunchroom and more funny posts on collegehumor.
If the internet were real 2 is a smosh video uploaded september 11, 2015 it is the eighteenth installment of the if were real series what would the world be like if every website and app came to life 4 years after it happened the first time. All large complex systems require constant maintenance by huge staffs of intelligent people, and the internet is no exception like you've seen in when power goes, the upss and backup power generators at data centers and in the telco infrastructure are only good for a few hours sure the phone/fiber. But that historical reality doesn't really answer the question, because in an alternate history, we wouldn't have known what we were missing “the internet has so permeated our lives that its influence is becoming impossible to see,” says the philosopher clay shirky “imagining today minus the net is as.
The ddos attack which brought down the internet in much of united states of america and parts of europe left users without twitter, spotify, reddit, netflix and many other websites the attack also left playstation network users high and dry throughout the day the ddos attack was fuelled by your and my. What would the internet be like if it was an actually place you could go to dave chappelle has an idea. Nato is now planning to resurrect a cold war-era command post in part to monitor russian cable activity in the north atlantic the idea of the global internet going dark because some cables were damaged is frightening but if russia or anyone else were to snip a handful of the garden hose-sized lines,. In 1982, the internet was a safe place where everyone trusted each other the community was so small that every email address on the web could fit into one skinny phone book written in big font if you made that same book today, it would be 25 miles thick scientist danny hillis was one of the few people.
The fact that you're reading this right now—probably on your cell phone—is testament to the fact that the internet has changed the world, but you already knew that and while we've all started to take for granted that the web even exists, there was a time when—gasp—information and entertainment were things that had to. As we march further into the 21st century, the internet occupies more and more space in the average person's life — at least, metaphorically but what if it literally took up space — a real-life internet a person could walk into and look around chappelle's show looked into that world, and we're scared by what.
I think most people don't understand, if the internet were to go out for 48 hours, there might not be food in the grocery store next week everything is done over the internet, if its down there is no way to monitor all the supplies etc that are constantly on the move if the internet was down for a week it would be.
Since its introduction to the public in the early 1990s, the internet has come a staggeringly long way where it was once a curiosity and used by just a few universities and businesses it now has around 34bn users (almost half the people on the planet), according to the international telecommunications. If the internet were people and they all worked in an office together, just imagine how much fun that would be there would be no mystery in the personalities you'd know exactly who you were hanging out with at all times if you wanted to talk movies, you could spend watercooler time with imdb sure. The system works so well, it's taken for granted but it's not diverse, and that's where the vulnerability lies getty images by stevegoodbarn the great famine that ravaged ireland in the mid-1800s was due partly to an overreliance on one kind of crop (the irish lumper potato) when this varietal was.
This makes the internet a reliable communications resource even if an entire section of the internet were to go offline in the wake of a natural disaster or a nuclear attack, other sections could remain functional while any data stored on machines that were hit by the disaster might be lost, the internet itself would remain. Wanna see me have sex no wanna se paris hilton have sex with her boyfriend yes i would hahaha picture of ktg_5 36 achievements +3 4 ktg_5 commented 7 years ago i know you hear this a lot but god damn all the reuploads comming all the time :( picture of badasspuppy 23 achievements +11 5. 'knowledge is power' was google's motto before the internet was wiped out, and people hoped this would become the library's new role, but the government were lambasted for closing so many simply to save money, and so they could throw all the books at benefit claimants #satire to get the government.