ch 3

Tim Berners-Lee at CERN
The world wide web was invented by ______.
a large network of networks
The internet is ______.
Cold
The concept of the internet was developed in response to the _____ War
Robert Kahn
The “fathers” of the internet are Vinton Cerf and
Hypertext Transfer
The web is based on the _____ protocol
buddy list
you can keep track of IM contacts by using a
Podcasts enable you to
broadcast over the internet using compressed audio and video files such as MP3s and MP4s
Client
a computer connected to the Internet that asks for data is a
dotted period
the unique identification number assigned to your computer when you connect to the Internet is known by all of the following, EXCEPT
social web
Web 2.0 is classified as the
plug-ins
adobe reader, flash player, and quicktime player are all examples of special software called
social networking
using the web to communicate and share information with our friends and others is known as
NOT a top for professional e-mail etiquette
use abbreviations such as “u”, “r”, and “BRB” to keep the e-mail message shorter
meebo
is a web-based universal chat service that lets you communicate with users on a variety of IM services from any computer without having to install a special program
Firefox
the name of the free internet browser from Mozilla is _______.
secure socket layer
the “s” in “https” stands for
URL
the unique address for a particular web site is the
wiki
a web site where anyone can add, remove, or edit its content
blog
a personal journal posted on the web
top-level domain
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/techinaction, the portion labeled “.com” is the _______.
path
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/techinaction, the portion labeled “techinaction” is the _______.
protocol
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/techinaction, the portion labeled “http” is the ________.
really simple syndication
podcasts deliver their content using
C2B
all of the following are a type of e-commerce business EXCEPT
social commerce
a subset of e-commerce that uses social networks to assist in marketing purchasing products is known as ________.
tacked browsing
all of the following are features of the most popular web browsers, EXCEPT
tab isolation
the browser feature where tabs are independent of each other is known as
twitter
is a social networking service that enables you to exchange short text messages with your friends or “followers”
webcasts
uses continuous audio and video feeds
web browser
software that enables you to display and interact with text and other media on the web is a