Cover of: How computers work | Ron White

How computers work

2nd ed.

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Published by Ziff-Davis Press in Emeryville, Calif .
Written in English.

About the Book

How Computers Work shows you how chips, software, memory, and hardware work using detailed four-color drawings. An interactive game-like CD-ROM takes you directly inside your computer. This book is completely updated and revised to include the latest technology developments. An updated introduction to the workings of the computer explores the basics of microchips, hardware, software, and computer memory, providing an entertaining and informative tour of every part of the computer, from hard drive and processor to mouse, monitor, and keyboard. Also takes you through the workings of digital cameras, ebooks, Bluetooth, and much more.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Series
How it works series, How it works series (Emeryville, Calif.)

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
004.16
Library of Congress
QA76.5 .W488 1995

The Physical Object

Pagination
xiii, 218 p. :
Number of pages
218

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL560899M
Internet Archive
howcomputerswork00whit_0
ISBN 10
156276344X
LC Control Number
96144698
OCLC/WorldCat
33224674
Library Thing
8674
Goodreads
3970959
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