9781439079416

Discovering Computers 2011 Introductory

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  • ISBN13:

    9781439079416

  • ISBN10:

    1439079412

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/25/2010
  • Publisher: Course Technology
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Summary

Learners are guided through the latest trends in computer concepts and technology in an exciting and easy-to-follow format. Updated for currency, DISCOVERING COMPUTERS 2011: INTRODUCTORY and the robust Online Companion provide learners with the most up-to-date information on the latest technology in today's digital world.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Computers
Special Feature: Timeline 2011
The Internet and World Wide Web
Special Feature: Making Use of the Web
Application Software
Special Feature: Digital Communications
The Components of the System Unit
Input
Output
Special Feature: Digital Video Technology
Storage
Operating Systems and Utility Programs
Special Feature: Buyer's Guide 2011
Communications and Networks
Database Management
Computer Security and Safety, Ethics, and Privacy
Special Feature: Digital Forensics
Appendices
Quiz Yourself Answers
Computer Acronyms
Coding Schemes and Number Systems
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