eBook: Surfing the Internet

Enjoy reading your ebook with auto-scrolling, day and night viewing modes, bookmarks, multiple font sizes, full screen viewing in portrait and landscape orientations, and more! Features: - AUTO-SCROLL: Hands free reading with our advanced variable speed auto-scrolling feature. - FULL SCREEN VIEW: No tab, navigation, or toolbars to get in your viewing way. - BOOKMARK CONTROLS: Bookmarking lets you start up where you left off fast. - MULTIPLE FONT SIZES: Increase or decrease the text size quickly and easily. - DAY & NIGHT MODES: Switch from day to night mode at the touch of a finger. - PORTRAIT & LANDSCAPE: Read your eBook in portrait or landscape position. - AUTO SETTINGS: Your viewer settings are automatically saved and loaded. - COPY & PASTE: Copy and paste selected text to other apps. - TEXT MAGNIFICATION: Magnify text for easier reading. - And more! eBook Media Viewer Series #50 Title: Surfing the Internet Author: Jean Armour Polly Genre: Computer Technology Pages: 55 Description: Today I'll travel to Minnesota, Texas, California, Cleveland, New Zealand, Sweden, and England. I'm not frantically packing, and I won't pick up any frequent flyer mileage. In fact, I'm sipping cocoa at my Macintosh. My trips will be electronic, using the computer on my desk, communications software, a modem, and a standard phone line. I'll be using the Internet, the global network of computers and their interconnections, which lets me skip like a stone across oceans and continents and control computers at remote sites. I haven't "visited" Antarctica yet, but it is only a matter of time before a host computer becomes available there! This short, non-technical article is an introduction to Internet communications and how librarians and libraries can benefit from net connectivity. Following will be descriptions of electronic mail, discussion lists, electronic journals and texts, and resources available to those willing to explore. Historical details about the building of the Internet and technical details regarding network speed and bandwidth are outside the scope of this piece.
Price USD 0
License Free
File Size 1.09 MB
Version 3.6
Operating System iOS
System Requirements Compatible with iPod Touch, iPhone. iTunes account required.