Communication, transportation, information technology and commerce have been inextricably intertwined since the beginning of human history, and they still remain closely related today.
“The success of the first electronic telegraph line in 1844 opened an era of modern communication in America. Before the telegraph there existed no separation between transportation and communication. Information traveled only as fast as the messenger who carried it.” — D. J. Czitrom, Media and the American Mind
This reality was even codified in the Dewey Decimal library classification system:
380 Commerce, communications, transportation
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Commerce is the activity of buying and selling of goods and services, especially on a large scale. The system includes legal, economic, political, social, cultural and technological systems that are in operation in any country or internationally. Thus, commerce is a system or an environment that affects the business prospects of economies. It can also be defined as a component of business which includes all activities, functions involved in transferring goods from producers to consumers. — Wikipedia
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on February 21, 2019 at 5:09 pm
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on February 21, 2019 at 4:07 pm
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U.S., Britain conduct security drills, training...
on February 21, 2019 at 2:34 pm
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Israel Aerospace Industries shows off 'loitering'...
on February 20, 2019 at 6:11 pm
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Japanese fighter plane crashes in Sea of Japan,...
on February 20, 2019 at 5:44 pm
Two pilots aboard a Japanese Air Self-Defense Force fighter plane were rescued Wednesday after their aircraft crashed into the Sea of Japan. […]