How Stuff Works – Web 3.0

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                          Description: Foundational information for Web 3.0.  Internet experts think Web 3.0 is going to be like having a personal assistant who knows practically everything about you and can access all the information on the Internet to answer any question. Many compare Web 3.0… Read more »

How Stuff Works – Wireless

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                          Description: Link to How Stuff Works with foundational information about wireless.  This basic understanding is critical for building on other related concepts.  Source: Marshall Brain and Tracy V. Wilson, How Stuff Works Link: http://computer.howstuffworks.com/wireless-network.htm Discussion Questions: 1. In your own words, how does Wi-Fi… Read more »

How Stuff Works – Protection from Phishing

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                  Description: Link to How Stuff Works for discussion about how to protect from phishers. Source: Tracy Wilson, How Stuff Works Link: http://computer.howstuffworks.com/phishing3.htm Discussion Questions: Is the protection against phishers effective?

How Stuff Works – Phishing

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                    Description: Link to foundational knowledge to do with phishing for discussion. Source: Tracy Wilson, How Stuff Works Link: http://computer.howstuffworks.com/phishing.htm Discussion Questions: What is phishing?

How Stuff Works – Firewalls

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            Description: Foundational information about how firewalls work. Source: Jeff Tyson, How Stuff Works Date: 10/24/2000 Link: http://www.howstuffworks.com/firewall.htm Discussion Questions: How effective are firewalls?