Produced by the award-winning maranGraphics group, Maran Illustrated™ Computers is a valuable resource for all readers, regardless of experience. Maran Illustrated™ Computers is packed with information useful to readers who are interested in purchasing their first computer and are learning about computers for the first time. Experienced computer users will find this book a comprehensive guide filled with the latest technologies. The easy-to-use maranGraphics format combines text with colorful, informative graphics for an unbeatable synergistic learning experience. Readers have the option of reading the book cover to cover, or simply reading the individual topics they are interested in.
Ruth Maran is one of a select few North American authors who can claim over 10 million books in print. Ruth has written bestselling user guides in a number of different computer topic areas including Windows, Access and Mac OS X.
1. Introduction to Computers 2. Input and Output Devices 3. Processing 4. Storage Devices 5. Software 6. Operating Systems 7. Notebook Computers 8. Macintosh Computers 9. Networks 10. The Internet 11. The World Wide Web 12. E-Mail and Instant Messaging 13. Multimedia and Handheld Devices 14. Illustrated Glossary