The term "digital revolution" refers to the transition from analogue electronic and mechanical devices to today's digital technologies. The era began in the 1980s and continues today. The beginning of the Information Era is also marked by the Digital Revolution. The Third Industrial Revolution is another name for the Digital Revolution. The Internet was the catalyst for the creation and advancement of digital technologies. Human communication has also evolved as a result of the arrival of digital technology, which is now done through computers, cell phones, and the internet. The Information Age was born as a result of this change. The Digital Revolution has had far-reaching social consequences and influenced many people's lifestyles. It features enhanced and improved communication and information retrieval capabilities. Furthermore, it has facilitated globalisation.