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Using Information Technology: A Practical Introduction to Computers and Communications, 5/e
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HARDWARE INPUT & OUTPUT: Taking Charge of Computing and Communications
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terminal comes in five flavors: 1) the set-top box; 2) the network computer; 3) the online game player; 4) the full-blown PC/TV; and 5) the personal digital assistant (PDA).
VDT stands for
reads the strange-looking numbers printed at the bottom of checks.
printer forms characters and images without direct physical contact between the printing mechanism and paper.
printers spray small, electrically charged droplets of ink from four nozzles through holes in a matrix at high speed onto paper.
10-point Times Roman regular is an example of a(n)
is a specialized output device designed to produce high-quality graphics, such as maps and architectural drawings, in color.
printer combines several capabilities, such as printing, scanning, copying, and faxing.
is a form of video output in which people in different geographical locations can have a meeting in which they can see and hear one another using computers and communications.
is the smallest unit on the screen that can be turned on and off or made different shades.
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