The Internet For Dummiesby John R. Levine, Margaret Levine Young, Carol Baroudi
If you've been feeling left behind while the world went online, wait no longer! With this friendly guide to translate Internet jargon, you'll find joining the online revolution is easy and a whole lot of fun. This fully updated edition gets you up to speed on broadband, wireless connections, e-mail, blogging, Google, and even maintaining a safety net on the Net.
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Meet the Author
John R. Levine is a recognized technology expert. He is employed as a consumer advocate battling online fraud and e-mail spam.
Margaret Levine Young is a software engineer and a longtime tech author. She has tackled topics ranging from Access and the Internet to Windows and beyond.
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I discovered one or two interesting things I didn't know about the Internet from this book. The authors know their stuff, and the book is well organized and easy to read.
Read it page by page, underline the marvelous tips, take some notes for reference when the book is finished and then...go back to the computer, align your hand and mind. Now didn't you learn a bunch of things from the Gurus this time? I did! Thanks y'all. Good writing!
Reading the book was fun, but too much of iteration as well as excessive info about other technical aspects beyond the basics of how to browse, search and shop.I think the authors are trying to squeeze in too much for the dummy...