Computers in Your Future: Introductory Version

Computers in Your Future: Introductory Version

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Extensive End-of-Chapter Material In-Depth reinforcement of critical concepts presented in the text. Highly Visual Visual support of key concepts and terms to meet the needs of varying learning styles. Web Site www.prenhall.com/pfaffenberger - Your own Personal Computer Concepts Tutor, for FREE. Office Hours: 24/7.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 450 pages
  • 217 x 277 x 15mm | 1,053g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 0130088463
  • 9780130088468

Table of contents

1. Becoming Fluent with Computers and the Internet. Spotlight: History of Computers and the Internet. (Website only) 2. Inside the System Unit. 3. Storing Data: Electronic Filing Cabinets. 4. Input and Output: Data In, Information Out. Spotlight: Buying and Upgrading Your Computer System. 5. System Software: Keeping the Computer Running Smoothly. 6. Application Software: Essentials for Knowledge Workers. Spotlight: Multimedia and Virtual Reality. 7. Understanding the Internet. Spotlight: Using Email. 8. The World Wide Web and Electronic Commerce. Spotlight: Creating a Web Page. 9. Telecommunications: Exchanging Data Via the Telephone System. 10. Networks: Superhighways for Digital Information. 11. Privacy and Encryption. 12. Computer Crime and Security. Spotlight: Ethics: Doing the Right Thing. Spotlight: Avoiding Risks to Your Health. (Website only)show more