Understanding the internet, The Internet Super-User TextBook

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Author(s)Masha du Toit, Anna Malczyk and Jean-Paul van Belle for GetSmarter
Type of mediaOnline textbook
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Estimated study timeEstimated study time 3 hours

In this chapter, you will look at: the power and influence of the internet and the impact its astonishing growth has had on our lives; how the internet works; how to connect to the internet and understand much of the technical terminology involved; and the history of the development of the internet – how and why it came to be.

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This is only a section in a very useful textbook; dip in and out according to your interests and needs.

LicenceCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0
TimestampThis information table was last updated on 27 June 2012

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