Glossary of Web Terms

Modem

Remember those things that go “EEEEEEEEHHHH EEEEEEH ERRRR ENNHHHHHH BRRRRRRR BLHHHHHH BLIP BLOP ERRRRHHHHHH for about a year before you get to the internet? Yeah, there’s still some people using these. Nowadays, ‘cable modems’ are the most common way of connecting to the internet. Most people lease these things that blink and blop all day long. Mine goes down all the time, no thanks to my ISP.

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