This guide offers students an overview of computer science principles, and provides a solid foundation for those continuing their study in this dynamic and exciting discipline. New features of this edition include: a chapter on computer security providing readers with the latest information on preventing unauthorized access; types of malware and anti-virus software; protecting online information, including data collection issues with Facebook, Google, etc.; security issues with mobile and portable devices; a new section on cloud computing offering readers an overview of the latest way in which businesses and users interact with computers and mobile devices; a rewritten section on social networks including new data on Google+ and Facebook; updates to include HTML5; revised and updated Did You Know callouts are included in the chapter margins; revisions of recommendations by the ACM dealing with computer ethic issues. --... Assemblers, 18, 165, 295, 324 Assembly language, 165a174, 187, 195, 285, 295 assembler directives, 167 first generation software, 18, ... audio formats, 75 MP3 audio format, 76 Audio formats, 75 Audio information, representing, 82 Audio signal, sampling, 74 Augusta, Ada (Countess of Loveless), 9, 10 Authentication credentials, 544 Automobile ... 21, 298 Batches, jobs organized into, 337 Batch processing, 337a338, 353 Battery capacity, in laptops, 123 Bear family tree, 251 Beatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Computer Science Illuminated|
|Author||:||Nell B. Dale, John Lewis|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2013|