A(n)____________ is a window that provides information, presents available options, or requests a response
A feature of word processing software called______allows users to type words in a paragraph continually without pressing the ENTER key at the end of each line
______is a technology that provides high-speed internet connection using regular copper telephone lines
A(n) ________provider is a business that provides individuals and companies access to the Internet for free or for a fee
Each electronic document on the Web is called a Web ________, which can contain text, graphics, audio (sound) and video.
To find a Web page the user of a resource like that in the accompanying figure, would simply enter a word or phrase, called ________, in the search engine's text box.
Many pages like those in the accompanying figure use a program, called a(n) _______ to build and maintain lists of words found on Websites.
______is the process of transferring data in a continuous and even flow, which allows users to access and use a file while it is transmitting.
Many large companies use the term, _______ computing, to refer to the huge network of computers that meets their diverse computing needs
USB flash Drive
A_____is a portable storage device that has much greater storage capabilities than a floppy disk, but is small and lightweight enough to be transported on a key chain or in a pocket
Meter readers and parcel delivery people are likely to use a _______ like the one in Figure 1-4 in their jobs as they move from place to place
Many small office/home office users (SOHO) have entered the _______ arena and conduct business on the Web
With ______software, a mobile user can create and deliver a presentation to a large audience by connecting a mobile computer or device to a video projector that displays the presentation on a full screen
The hardware requirements for a _______user include a workstation or other powerful computer with multimedia capabilities and a PDA or smart phone
A(n) is recorded audio, usually an MP3 file, stored on a Web site that can be downloaded to a computer or a portable digital audio player such as an iPod
When using spreadsheet software, the rows and columns collectively are called a(n) _______.
The ________unit is a case that contains electronic components of the computer that are used to process data
One type of system software is a (n)________program, which allows a user to perform maintenance-type tasks usually related to managing a computer
Resembling a letter sized slate, the _______PC is a special type of notebook computer that allows users to write or draw on the screen
_____is the process of transferring documents, graphics, and other objects from a computer to a server on the Internet
_____is an unsolicited e-mail message or newsgroup articles sent to many recipients or newsgroups at once
_______is a work arrangement in which employees work away from a company's standard workplace and often communicate with the office through the computer
__________is mass-produced copyrighted retail software that meets the needs of a variety of users, not just a single user or company
Open source software
provided for use, modification, and redistribution, has no restrictions from the copyright holder, usually can be downloaded from the web at no cost
The ________is a worldwide collection of networks that links millions of businesses, government agencies, educational institutions and individuals
Each time a user starts a computer the operating system is _____(copied) from the computer's hard disk into memory
A(n) _______is a graphical element that a user activates to cause a specific action to take place