D is for Digital: What a well-informed person should know about computers and communications

D is for Digital: What a well-informed person should know about computers and communications

Brian W. Kernighan


This ebook explains how today's computing and communications international operates, from via software program to the web and the net. It contains adequate element that you should know the way those structures paintings, it doesn't matter what your technical historical past. The social, political and felony concerns that new know-how creates are mentioned besides, so that you can comprehend the tough matters we are facing and relish the tradeoffs that experience to be made to unravel them.

A compact yet designated and thorough rationalization of ways desktops and communications platforms paintings, for non-technical readers who are looking to higher comprehend the realm they reside in. an excellent resource for technical readers who wish anything that might aid their family and friends know about electronic platforms.

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