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commercial Internet

A reference to the Internet after the network backbones run by the government were taken over by commercial carriers such as MCI and Sprint in the mid-1990s. The World Wide Web running over the Internet soon became the world's largest shopping mall. See Internet and e-commerce.
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UK's Metro Bank has entered into a partnership with Backbase to launch its new commercial internet banking platform to improve customers' online experience, BBR has reported
"These free speed upgrades join an already robust set of fundamental benefits available to our commercial Internet customers, including local technical support, continuous network monitoring and highly competitive pricing," said Matt Zuschlag, General Manager of Kansas Operations for SureWest.
Mr Sparrow said: "I have pioneered the law relating to commercial internet matters for over 11 years.
David Ackland, uses either an 18 Mbit OC3 commercial internet connection or a 100 Mbit Internet 2 connection.
The new regulations extend to universities, as well as libraries, airport public wireless networks, and commercial Internet service providers, provisions of the 1994 Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act.
"Today, the most profound thing to me is the fact that a 14-year-old in Romania or Bangalore or the [former] Soviet Union or Vietnam has all the information, all the tools, all the software easily available to apply knowledge however they want," says Marc Andreessen, a co-founder of Netscape and creator of the first commercial Internet browser.
Welcoming the investment, Minister for Enterprise and Trade Micheal Martin said the move confirms Ireland's status as the leading European location for commercial internet activities.
They also accuse the pubcasters of illicitly using license fees to finance commercial Internet operations.
With over 10 years of experience in the commercial Internet field, Ken brings Norlink customers unparalleled insight into what a business requires to succeed on the Internet.
FRONTIER Internet Services Limited is one of the UK's leading commercial internet service providers and the longest established privately-owned ISP in Britain.
(In exchange for wiring the building, rent was free.) Their first major commission was a job for Sprint International, which had been hired by the government to build a dial-up-based commercial Internet in China.

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