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Economist Pocket Internet / Edition 3

Economist Pocket Internet / Edition 3

by Sean Geer


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The best-selling guide to everything you need to know about trends in the e-world and how to get the best out of the Internet.This fully updated edition of this best-selling title in The Economist Pocket Series contains articles on:
  • The technology behind the Internet and how it's changing
  • The information society
  • The business of e-business
  • The players influencing the shape of the Internet; An A-Z of key terms and jargon from @ to Avatar, through the differences between Hackers and Crackers, all the way to Xanadu and Zapata; A wide range of appendices, including
  • A brief history of the Internet
  • Strategic advice on using search engines, choosing an ISP, planning a web presence, connecting on the move, downloading software, shopping on the Net
  • Hundreds of recommended web sites.

Author Biography: Sean Greer has been writing about IT for more than ten years. Following a spell as manager of Wired, he is now a freelance writer and consultant specialising in Internet-related issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781861973719
Publisher: Profile Books Limited
Publication date: 09/01/2001
Pages: 268
Product dimensions: 38.98(w) x 7.76(h) x (d)

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