The incredible story of computers and the Internet
by Roza, Greg.
|Format:||Print Book 2004|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
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.
ContentsThe world of computers
What is a network?
A network of networks
What is a modem?
Bits and bandwidth
The World Wide Web
How does e-mail work?
Stay safe on the Net
The Internet and beyond.
|Series||Kid's guide to incredible technology.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Microcomputers -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York :PowerKids Press,2004
24 pages : color illustrations ; 21 x 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|ISBN||0823967174 (library binding)