The unauthorized use or close imitation of the language and thoughts of another author and the representation of them as one's own original work.
Is the analysis of visitor behavior on a website
A simple electronic connector consisting of a thin, stiff, bare wire intended to fit into a corresponding socket.
Is a single character
A data file written to a hard drive by some Web sites, contains information the site can use to track such things as passwords, login, registration or identification, user preferences, online shopping cart information, and lists of pages visited.
Not losing information when power is interrupted.
Coding used for internet language.
Is the fastest type of computer
A high-speed line or series of connections that forms a major pathway within a network.
An electronic device that receives data (input), processes data, stores data, and produces a result (output).
Pertaining to or dealing with morals or the principles of morality; pertaining to right and wrong in conduct.
Is a type of malware that can be installed on computers and collects little bits of information at a time about users without their knowledge.
The actual machine—wires, transistors, and circuits
Is the process of transforming information to make it unreadable to anyone except those possessing special knowledge, usually referred to as a key.
Pertaining to principles of rules, right and wrong
The maximum amount of data that can travel a communications path in a given time, usually measured in seconds.
Address locator at the top of any web page.
Connects your computer to your ISP or online service over a regular telephone line.
A company or organization that provides access to the Internet through its servers, usually for a fee.
Highlights the image as a link
Highlights the image as a link
Consists of instructions or programs for controlling the computer.
Allows your computer to be permanently connected to the Internet using telephone lines with faster service.
A system that lets people read each other's messages and post new ones.
Cuts out background noise and highlights the image area you want to keep.
Allows people to interact with a computer and computer-controlled devices.
The software application that allows you to view Internet pages.
Is text, numbers, sound, images, or video.
The computer receives data through an input device, processes the data, stores the data on a storage device, and produces output
Is a unit of measurement of information storage.
The area designated to your image.
A window you can open to adjust various aspects of your computer, such as the volume, fonts, desktop background, mouse speed, and clock.
A key used to access commands through the keyboard rather than the menus.
Allows your image to contract or contain proportionately.
Used in various online communications, such as e-mail messages or postings to newsgroups or BBSs. It is a communication that finishes the message.
(Also called laptop computers) are small personal computers that contain the monitor with a built-in keyboard.
The unique address name for an Internet site.
To save a file onto your computer from another source, like the Internet.
Allows you to manipulate an image or words to change the appearance.
A common method of networking computers in a Local Area Network (LAN)
Increases the look of your photo with crispness.
A computer network limited to the immediate area, usually the same building.
Generally is used by small to medium-size companies and can support a few users or hundreds of users. Most are referred to as network servers or application servers.
A software program that performs repetitive functions, such as indexing information on the Internet.
Protocol that allows users to copy files between their local system and any system they can reach on the network
An integrated collection of security measures designed to prevent unauthorized electronic access to a networked computer system.
Generally can fit into the palm of your hand
Improve the clarity of scanned images without increasing resolution
A measurement of how fast data is transmitted. It is usually used to describe modem speeds or the speed of a digital connection.
Is a personal computer similar in size and thickness to a notepad
Determines the size of your image
A device for storing information in a fixed location within your computer.
Are aspects of color in the red, green, and blue (RGB) scheme. These terms are most often used in reference to the color of each pixel in a cathode ray tube (cathode ray tube) display.
The page on the Internet, which most often gives users access to the rest of the Web site. A site is a collection of pages.
The name given to any computer directly connected to the Internet. Host computers are usually associated with running computer networks, online services, or bulletin
A horizontal strip at the top of a window that shows the menus available in a program.