Discovering Computers 2005: A Gateway to Information, Complete / Edition 1

Discovering Computers 2005: A Gateway to Information, Complete / Edition 1

by Gary B. Shelly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0619255250

ISBN-13: 9780619255251

Pub. Date: 02/20/2004

Publisher: Cengage Learning


For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computers to millions of students - consistently providing the highest quality, most up-to-date, and innovative materials in computer education. This new edition employs the proven Shelly Cashman approach to learning, presents fundamental computer concepts in a clear writing style,…  See more details below

Overview


For the past three decades, the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computers to millions of students - consistently providing the highest quality, most up-to-date, and innovative materials in computer education. This new edition employs the proven Shelly Cashman approach to learning, presents fundamental computer concepts in a clear writing style, and includes extensive end-of-chapter exercises. The book's visually appealing layout keeps students interested and allows them to receive the most interactive learning experience on computer concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780619255251
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/20/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
920
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.82(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents


1. Introduction to Computers Special Feature: Timeline 2005 2. The Internet and the World Wide Web Special Feature: Guide to World Wide Web Sites and Searching Techniques 3. Application Software 4. The Components of the System Unit 5. Input Special Feature: PDA Application Software 6. Output Special Feature: Digital Imaging and Video Technology 7. Storage 8. Operating Systems and Utility Programs Special Feature: Buyer''s Guide 2005 9. Communications and Networks Special Feature: A World Without Wires 10. Database Management Special Feature: E-Commerce 2005 11. Computers and Society, Security, Privacy, and Ethics 12. Information System Development 13. Programming Languages and Program Development 14. Enterprise Computing 15. Computer Careers and Certification Special Feature: Trends 2005 Appendices A: Making Use of the Web B: Coding Schemes and Number Systems C: Computer Acronyms

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