“Next to climate change, the internet is the single most defining factor affecting the shaping of modern society, modern business, all modern organisations, modern politics and the future of health”.

Last week, our Professor Mark Thompson spoke to Caroline Cook for BBC Radio Devon. Their conversation centres around International Internet Day, wherein Mark succinctly covers the story of the internet. He gives a whistlestop walkthrough from its origins to its future potential, from tech giants to safeguarding public services.