Advantages No false leads or errors, no mis-understandings, real contact with people, no spam, safer..
Disadvantages Far less convenient, make life in the modern day a lot more difficult. More costly to communicate.
So, since the american military and a certain Tim Berners Lee decided to combine forces, the human race has been subjected to what is coined as 'The Information Superhighway'. The Internet. These very words you are reading this instant would not to possible without this mass of circuits boards, disk drives, wiring and bizarre languages, and over the last 20 years the world has made the Internet the controlling hub of all human concerns, albeit government, military, commercial or personal. Like a creeping vine, the Internet and it's incorporated troublesome offshoot, the World Wide Web, has ...