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23 Cards in this Set

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An internet standard that allows you to exchange files with other computers on the internet.
File transfer protocol
Unique address
Use of a computer and a modem to dial into an ISP or online service over a regular telephone line.
Dial-up access
Specifies the rules that define how devices connect to each other and transmit data over a network.
communications protocol
Popular ______ include Alta Vista, Excite, Infoseek, Lycos, Microsoft Internet Start, Netscape, Netcenter, Snap, and Yahoo!
the transmission of messages and files via a computer network
Used to define packet switching on the internet is a communications protocal
(teansmission control protocol/Internet protocol)
consists of a world wide collection of electronic documents that have built-in hyperlinks to other related documents.
World Wide Web
A program or commands that enables you to connect to a remote computer on the internet.
The individual responsible for developing web pages and maintaining a web site.
Netiquette recommends that internet users avoid sending or posting flames, which are _______________________.
abbusive or insulting messages.
An electronic document on the web taht can contain text, graphics, sound, and video, as well as links to other web pages.
Web Page
Adding an article to a newsgroup is done through a process called __________.
An ____ ______ is a collection of files including text, graphics, audio, video, and program files
FTP site
WWW is a portion of _______
the internet
________ _____ is/are the simulation of a real or imagioned enviornment that appears as a three-dimensional space.
Virtual Reality
A collection of related Web pages that can be accessed electronically is called a ___ _____.
Web site
______ is/are the apperance of motion created by displaying a series of still images in repid sequence.
A collection of computers and devices connected together via communications devices, and media such as cabels, telephone lines, modems, and satalites.
A worldwide collection of networks that links together millions of businesses, government offices, educational institutions, and individuals.
Internet or Net
_______ ________ ________ is the transmission of business documents over communications lines.
Electronic data interchange
Push Technology saves time by ________________________.
delivering information at regular intervals.
A ________ which is similar to a book cover or table of contents, provides information about the purpose and content of a collection of web pages.