Technology: At Your Service / Edition 1 available in Paperback
"Let Technology Help You!”
Your world is moving fast. Busy schedules, growing to do lists, places to go. Technology: At Your Service offers a fresh perspective on the modern world of technology, providing up-to-date information that will help you become an effective mobile and connected user. Designed to be used with McGraw-Hill Education's digital solutions including SIMnet, Connect®, LearnSmart® and SmartBook®, this introductory computer concepts content highlights what YOU need to make technology work for you.
Technology: At Your Service, 1e ...Let Technology Help You!
|Publisher:||McGraw-Hill Higher Education|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
About the Author
Ralph De Arazoza is an Associate Professor of Technology at Miami Dade College, where he has been teaching for over 10 years. His areas of specialization include computer concepts, office applications, web development, photo editing, animation, and computer ethics. He has developed several face-to-face and online courses, including an advanced web programming course covering jQuery and mobile website development.
Prof. De Arazoza’s teaching philosophy centers on the way students experience and use technology. His energetic lectures instill a passion for technology in his students, encouraging them to explore what this field has to offer. He also serves as the advisor for the MDC Computer Club, whose members hold a variety of technology workshops and compete in various local and state tournaments throughout the year.
When he is not teaching and working with students, Prof. De Arazoza prepares and writes content for publishers for various types of products such as test banks, exercises, digital presentations, instructor manuals, and chapter revisions. In his spare time he enjoys collecting (and tasting) wine, science fiction, trivia, and just about any type of comedy.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 Introduction
PART 1: THE WORLD OF TECHNOLOGY
PART 2: THE MOBILE USER
CHAPTER 2 Hardware
PART 1: INSIDE THE COMPUTER
PART 2: INPUT AND OUTPUT
CHAPTER 3 Software
PART 1: SYSTEM SOFTWARE
PART 2: APPLICATION SOFTWARE
CHAPTER 4 The Internet
PART 1: INTERNET BASICS
PART 2: EXPLORING THE WEB
CHAPTER 5 Networking & Security
PART 1: NETWORKING AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS
PART 2: SECURITY
CHAPTER 6 Changing the World
PART 1: LEGAL AND ETHICAL ISSUES
PART 2: CHANGES AT WORK