An examination of the social impact of the Internet, this volume explores political, social, technical, legal, and economic controversies in a manner accessible to the general reader. * A glossary of key terms, such as algorithm, ARPAnet, Hyper Text Markup Language, identity theft, Internet protocol, malicious mode, and Moore's law, helps readers find their bearings in the high-tech world of the Internet * Bibliographical sketches of 20 key personalitiesaboth positive and negativeain Internet history bring this high-tech story to lifeA Reference Handbook Bernadette Hlubik Schell ... Not only was Kutta#39;s MCM/70 quieter and more powerful than the loud, fan-driven minicomputers in use at the time, but it had some ... Kutta#39;s other inventions included the key edit, a data preparation system for computers that evolved after the IBM punch card, ... Use the Internet, a aHacking Becoming Even Easier, a and aCan a Printer Invade Your Privacy?
|Title||:||The Internet and Society|
|Author||:||Bernadette Hlubik Schell|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2007|