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A Computer Concepts Text Focused on Todayrs"s Student!Technology in Actionengages students by combining a unique teaching approach with rich companion media. History of the personal computer, virtual computer tour, blogging, file compression and management, installing RAM, installing a computer network and firewall, PDArs"s, computer architecture, creating and improving an Access database, and constructing a simple Web page. For professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge of computer concepts and literacy.
Table of Contents
|Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Computer The History of the Personal Computer|
|Blogging Creating a Web-Based E-mail Account|
|The Best Utilities for Your Computer Welcome to the Web|
|Finding Information on the Web Connecting to the Internet|
|Creating Web Queries with Excel|
|Using Speech-Recognition Software|
|Enhancing Photos with Image-Editing Software|
|Compression Hard Disk Anatomy|
|Interactive Letting Your Computer Clean Up After Itself|
|Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Computer|
|Using Windows Vista to Evaluate CPU|
|Performance Memory Hierarchy|
|Interactive Installing RAM Hard Disk Anatomy|
|Interactive CD and DVD Reading and Writing|
|Interactive Installing a CD-RW Drive Port Tour: How Do I Hook It Up? Letting Your Computer Clean Up After Itself|
|Installing a Computer Network|
|Installing a Personal Firewall Securing Wireless Networks Protecting Your Computer|
|PDAs on the Road and at Home Connecting with Bluetooth Tablet and Notebook Tour|
|Binary Numbers Interactive Where Does Binary Show Up? Memory Hierarchy Interactive Computer Architecture|
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