"Short for Transmission Control Protocal/Internet Protocol, the suite of communications protocols used to connect hosts on the Internet."
"The FTP was designed with as much flexibility as possible, so it could be used over networks other than TCP/IP, as well as being engineered to have the capability with exchanging files with a broad bariety of machines."
"HTTP is the network protocol of the Web. It is both simple and powerful. Knowing HTTP enables you to write Web browsers, Web servers, automatic page downloaders, link-checkers, and other useful tools."