9780324786453

Discovering Computers 2010 : Living in a Digital World, Complete

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  • ISBN13:

    9780324786453

  • ISBN10:

    032478645X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-03-08
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Discovering Computers 2010; Complete, Living in a Digital World provides students with a current and thorough introduction to computers by integrating the use of technology with the printed text.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Computers
Special Feature: Timeline 2009
The Internet and World Wide Web
Special Feature: Making Use of the Web
Application Software
The Components of the System Unit
Input
Special Feature: Digital Communications
Output
Special Feature: Digital Imaging and Video Technology
Storage
Operating Systems and Utility Programs
Special Feature: Buyer's Guide 2009
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
Appendices
Coding Schemes and Number Systems
Quiz Yourself Answers
Computer Acronyms
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