Systems that allow individuals to pay for products

  Systems that allow individuals to pay for products



·         One of the most common security threats to you PC




·         Computer Professionals who write the programs that computers use


Artificial Intelligence


·         People say that fifth-generation computers will be based on this


Touch input


·         Both an input and an output


HTML; markup


·         _______________ is a _____________________ or scripting language




·         The physical parts of a computer are called ________________________


Internet Service Provider


·         Individual users connect to the INternet b connecting to servers belonging to an _________


Smart Appliances


·         Regular appliances with built in computer technology


Mobile Payment Systems


·         Systems that allow individuals to pay for products and services via a movie phone


Distance learning


·         Alternative to learning in the classroom ; students participate from their location


Consumer kiosks


·         Self service computer-based stations like ATMs




·         Online communications lend themselves to anonymity since senders are not seen


Vacuum tubes


·         Components of the first computers and constantly needed replacing


Web Pages


·         A collection of documents the World Wide Web references


Input, Processing, Output, Storage (IPOS)


·         The information processing cycle


Regional Networks; Backbone Networks


·         ISP computers are connected to ____________ _________________ which are connected to bigger networks within a country called ____________________ ______________________


Internet Service Processor (ISP)


·         A business or organization that provides Internet access to others


Super Computer


·         Typically used for applications that require extraordinary speed, accuracy and processing capabilities




·         The trend of creating virtual versions of a computing resource




·         This determines the tasks that computers are able to perform



Laptop computers


·         Conventional PCs that fit on top of or next to a desk


Modems and Network adapters


·         The two most common types of communications hardware


Application software


·         Designed to allow people to perform specific tasks using a computer like creating letters, preparing budgets, etc


Computer network.


·         a collection of hardware and other devices that are connected together so that users can share hardware, software and data and electronically communicate


Third generation computers


·         Incorporated transistors and electronic circuits on a single tiny silicon chip, allowing CPUs to be smaller




·         Name two types of markup/scripting languages


Uniform Resource locator (URL)


·         Identifies a Web page


Mobile device


·         a very small device that has some built in computing or Internet capabilities


Java, BASIC and C++


·         Name 3 Programming languages


Convertible laptops


·         Hybrid notebook tablet computers are also known as


Web based email


·         a typically free address provided by virtually all ISPs used with personal computers


Authentication systems


·         Computers that can be used to gain access to a building or punch in and out of work




·         Invented in the late 1980s and also known as a person computer, this is a small system designed to be used by one person


Internet addresses


·         Unique addresses used to identify resources accessible through the Internet


Mid-range server


·         a medium-sized computer used to host programs ad data for a small network


Snopes website


·         Independent websites (like the ___________________) that report on the validity of current online rumors and stories


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