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Computers : Tools for an Information Age

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The Perfect Computer Text to Take You into the future of Computing The most comprehensive and current computer text now moves into its seventh edition. Capron's proven pedagogy, accompanying companion Web site, and Prentice Halt's Explore Generation IT Labs have been thoroughly revised and updated to provide exactly the computer toots you need for this information age. FEATURES Three boxes in each chapter provide interesting and focused information about specific technology topics to further your knowledge and excitement about computing. *Focus on Ethics *Getting Practical *Making Connections USEFUL. APPENDICES *Buyer's Guide *The Continuing Story of the Computer Age: Past, Present, and Future INTERACTIVE LAMS AND EXERCISES *Companion Web site at www.prenhall.com/capron *Planet Internet Exercises takes this text feature online for integration of web in every chapter *Prentice Hall's Explore GenerationIT tabs come packaged with every textshow more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 367 pages
  • 208.3 x 271.8 x 30.5mm | 1,020.59g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0130700789
  • 9780130700780

Table of contents

1. Computers: Tool for an Information Age. 2. Operating Systems: Software in the Background. 3. Applications Software: Getting the Work Done. 4. The Central Processing Unit: What Goes on Inside the Computer. 5. Input and Output: The User Connection. 6. Storage and Multimedia: The Facts and More. 7. Networking: Computer Connections. 8. The Internet: A Resource for All of Us. 9. The Internet in Business: Corporations, Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs. Appendix: The Continuing Story of the Computer Age: Past, Present and Future.show more