Although the computer's life has been relatively short, it has brought about an information revolution that is transforming the world on a scale that is still difficult to comprehend. This digital convergence is shaping society, technology and the media for the next millennium in areas as diverse as home banking and shopping over the Internet, WWW access over mobile phone networks and television systems such as Web TV which combine on-line services with television. But convergence is not just about technology. It is also about services and new ways of doing business and of interacting with society. Digital convergence heralds the Information Revolution. This is an edited volume of papers, bringing together developments in the Internet and World Wide Web.