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1001 Computer Words You Need to Know

Jerry Pournelle


1001 Computer Words You Need to Know explains and illuminates the essential vocabulary of computers and the Internet. This comprehensive, but never condescending guide to the language of the electronic age carefully defines and explains every term with a sample sentence, and many entries have supplementary notes. In addition, the book includes a number of quick miniguides to managing your online life - dealing with Windows and Macs (and sometimes *nix), burning CDs and downloading files, word processing, spread-sheeting, connecting to the Internet (dialup, cable, DSL, wireless) surfing, IMing ... More

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2004 Print ISBN-13: 9780195167757
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780195167757.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Jerry Pournelle, author