The incredible story of computers and the Internet

by Roza, Greg.

Format: Print Book 2004
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison Children Non Fiction J 004.6 ROZA
Location  Community Library of Allegheny Valley - Harrison
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 004.6 ROZA
 
 
Penn Hills Library Juvenile Non-Fiction j 004.678 ROZ
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  j 004.678 ROZ
 
 
Summary
What is a modem? What is a network? Which carries more data at a faster rate-a telephone line, a cable television line, or a fiber optic cable? What is Simple Mail Transfer Protocol and Post Office Protocol? What is HTML and why is it used? This book is full of fabulous facts about computers and the World Wide Web that are sure to fascinate all students of technology.
Contents
The world of computers
What is a network?
A network of networks
What is a modem?
Bits and bandwidth
The World Wide Web
Just browsing
How does e-mail work?
Stay safe on the Net
The Internet and beyond.

Additional Information
Series Kid's guide to incredible technology.
Subjects Internet -- Juvenile literature.
Microcomputers -- Juvenile literature.
Internet.
Microcomputers.
Publisher New York :PowerKids Press,2004
Edition 1st ed.
Language English
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0823967174 (library binding)
9780823967179
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