How the Internet Works

How the Internet Works

Book - 2006
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Simple, clear explanations walk you through every technology

Detailed explanations walk you through the technology.

The Internet has changed the world... and, with everything from blogs to podcasts, Internet phones to video, it's still changing the world. Now, it's easy to understand how it all works! This book's big, brilliant, full-color illustrations and clear explanations make it all incredibly simple!


This new edition has been completely updated for today's hottest Internet technologies, Web connections, hardware, communications and entertainment services, and much more!

* See how the Internet can deliver any kind of information, anywhere: web pages, email, music, video, phone calls, and more!

* Understand the most exciting new Internet technologies, from blogs and podcasting to wikis and BitTorrent

* Discover how your connection to the Internet works... wireless, cable modem, DSL, even cellphones

* Go behind the scenes with today's most sophisticated websites, applications, and services

* Protect yourself from the latest Internet dangers, including phishing, web surveillance, and wireless hacking

Preston Gralla is the award-winning author of more than 30 books, including How the Internet Works, Complete Idiot's Guide to Internet Privacy and Security, Complete Idiot's Guide to Protecting Your Child Online, and How Wireless Works. He has written

frequently about security issues, computer technology, the Internet, and has been a columnist for many magazines, websites

and newspapers.

Publisher: Indianapolis : Que Pub., [2006], c2007.
Edition: Eighth edition
ISBN: 9780789736260
Branch Call Number: 004.678 Gra 2007 3701ma 1
Characteristics: xiii, 416 pages : color illustrations


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IndyPL_HalimatI May 24, 2019

This book covers the intricacies of the internet with detailed illustrations. It is certainly, useful reference book.

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