What is cyberspace?

  • (noun): A computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange.
    Synonyms: Internet, Net


Cyberspace is the electronic medium of computer networks, in which online communication takes place.

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Some articles on cyberspace:

Spook Country - Themes - Eversion of Cyberspace
... novel revisits notions of virtual reality and cyberspace prominent in Gibson's early cyberpunk fiction ... One character proposes that cyberspace is everting becoming an integral and indistinguishable element of the physical world rather than a domain to be visited ... ubiquity of connectivity meant that what had been called "cyberspace" is no longer a discrete sphere of activity separate from and secondary to normal ...
Cyberspace - Popular Culture Examples
... The anime Digimon is set in a variant of the cyberspace concept called the "Digital World" ... Similar to cyberspace, except that people could physically enter this world instead of merely using a computer ... The CGI series, ReBoot, takes place entirely inside cyberspace, which is composed of two worlds the Net and the Web ...
Language Observatory - The Need For Observatories
... The danger is more imminent in the cyberspace ... concerning the Promotion and Use of Multilingualism and Universal Access to Cyberspace" noted in its preamble that "linguistic diversity in the global information networks and universal ...
Cyberspace (disambiguation)
... Cyberspace is a term for virtual reality coined by William Gibson ... Derivative uses of the term cyberspace include Cyberspace (album), a music album by composer Eloy Fritsch Cyberspace (role-playing game), a cyberpunk role-playing game "Cyberspace", a song by AC/DC ...
Daniel Martin Varisco - Research - Internet and CyberOrient
... to representation of Islam and the Middle East in cyberspace and the impact of the Internet ... In "Virtual Dasein Ethnography in Cyberspace" (CyberOrient, 2007) Varisco suggests that one way of approaching the ethnography of cyberspace is to treat it as virtual Dasein, in which the issue becomes being ...

Famous quotes containing the word cyberspace:

    “The matrix is God?”
    “In a manner of speaking, although it would be more accurate ... to say that the matrix has a God, since this being’s omniscience and omnipotence are assumed to be limited to the matrix.”
    “If it has limits, it isn’t omnipotent.”
    “Exactly.... Cyberspace exists, insofar as it can be said to exist, by virtue of human agency.”
    William Gibson (b. 1948)