Issue No. 01 - January-February (1997 vol. 1)
<p>While it is true that the Internet is a worldwide web of servers, the Net is different in different parts of the world. If you are in Europe versus the US versus China, you will encounter different providers and telecommunication infrastructures.</p>
F. Maurer, H. Ritzer and A. Poggi, "Race for the European Online Market," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 1, no. , pp. 84-85, 1997.