Illuminating the reality of worldwide access to information, this expanded three-volume set is a one-stop resource for Internet history, biographies of key figures, and analysis of how the Internet operates.As recently as the 1970s, computers had to be programmed by feeding them pieces of cards into which patterns of tiny holes had been laboriously punched. ... to your PC, handheld, smart phone, or anything else on your wireless network using Bluetooth (a type of short-range wireless com- ... speeds up to 2 Mbpsa comparable with a Wi-Fi-connected laptop and fast enough to download music and video.
|Title||:||The Internet: Biographies|
|Author||:||Hilary W. Poole, Laura Lambert, Chris Woodford, Christos J. P. Moschovitis|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2005|