9781423912057

Discovering Computers 2008

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  • ISBN13:

    9781423912057

  • ISBN10:

    1423912055

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/21/2007
  • Publisher: Course Technology
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Summary

Discovering Computers 2008 provides a current and thorough introduction to computers by integrating usage of the World Wide Web with the printed text. This Shelly Cashman Series text offers a complete and engaging solution to successfully teach basic computer concepts with new exercises, case studies, and online tools on the Online Companion. Updated for currency, the latest trends in technology and computer concepts are covered.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Computers Special Feature: Timeline 2008
The Internet and World Wide Web Special Feature: Making Use of the Web
Application Software
The Components of the System Unit
Input Special Feature: Personal Mobile Devices
Output Special Feature: Digital Imaging and Video Technology
Storage
Operating Systems and Utility Programs Special Feature: Buyer's Guide 2008
Communications and Networks
Database Management
Computer Security, Ethics, and Privacy Special Feature: Computer Forensics
Information System Development
Programming Languages and Program Development
Enterprise Computing Special Feature: Enterprise Order Processing: A Case Study
Computer Careers and Certification Special Feature: Digital Entertainment
Coding Schemes and Number Systems
Quiz Yourself Answers
Computer Acronyms
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