No competing book provides a more in-depth understanding of the working principles and operations of the computer to a general audience. Ensures maximum productivity by providing an intimate working knowledge of the personal computer at all levels. Uses the unique qPeter Nortonq approach: expert advice in a user-friendly, hands-on exploratory mode. Topics covered: Inside IBM-standard PCs, processors, disks, memory, peripherals, networking (including the Internet), and the newest developments in 3-D audio and video.The early manufacturers called these machines portable, but folks now refer to them as luggable to emphasize the fact that you ... But many people, including me, did just that because it was the best way to get PC computing capability on the go. ... These machines are small enough and light enough (about four pounds) to be carried easily, yet they essentially can be as powerful as a good desktop PC.
|Title||:||Peter Norton's New Inside the PC|
|Author||:||Peter Norton, Scott H. Clark|
|Publisher||:||Sams Publishing - 2002|