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Produced by the award-winning maranGraphics group, Maran Illustrated™ Computers is a valuable resource for all readers, regardless of experience. Maran Illustrated™ Computers is packed with information useful to readers who are interested in purchasing their first computer and are learning about computers for the first time. Experienced computer users will find this book a comprehensive guide filled with the latest technologies. The easy-to-use maranGraphics format combines text with colorful, informative graphics for an unbeatable synergistic learning experience. Readers have the option of reading the book cover to cover, or simply reading the individual topics they are interested in.

Book News Annotation:

Written for the person who has never touched a computer, this colorful guide describes the processors, storage devices, software, and operating systems that make up a typical home computer, and explains the basic principles of how each works. The second half of the book outlines the structure of the internet and the opportunities it offers for shopping, sharing information, and communicating with friends.
Annotation 2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Written for the person who has never touched a computer, this colorful guide describes the processors, storage devices, software, and operating systems that make up a typical home computer, and explains the basic principles of how each works. The second half of the book outlines the structure of the internet and the opportunities it offers for shopping, sharing information, and communicating with friends. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

Ruth Maran is one of a select few North American authors who can claim over 10 million books in print. Ruth has written bestselling user guides in a number of different computer topic areas including Windows, Access and Mac OS X.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Computers 2. Input and Output Devices 3. Processing 4. Storage Devices 5. Software 6. Operating Systems 7. Notebook Computers 8. Macintosh Computers 9. Networks 10. The Internet 11. The World Wide Web 12. E-Mail and Instant Messaging 13. Multimedia and Handheld Devices 14. Illustrated Glossary

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592008742
Author:
Maran, Ruth
Publisher:
Course Technology
Author:
Maran, Ruth (Ruth Maran)
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Computers
Copyright:
Series:
Maran Illustrated
Publication Date:
May 2005
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9.02x8.10x.84 in. 1.94 lbs.

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