CSCI quiz 2

e-commerce
buying and selling products via electronic channels such as the internet
web 2.0
people now contribute content to the web in addition to using it to find content
email
store and forward
internet
largest computer network in the world
web
consists of millions of websites made up of trillions of webapges
douglas engelbart
the mouse, word processing, hypertext, video conferencing
mosaic
first web browser
webpage
a hypertext markup language
html
each webpage is a text document containing embedded html tags
html
codes that define the webpage
tags
determine how text and graphics will appear on pages
html
determines the font style and color of text displayed in a browser
website
collection of webpages
internet
the web is only part of the ________
w3c
consists of organizations that write web standards
arpanet
first computer network, consisting of four computers, created by the US department of defense
Tim Berners-Lee
created the world wide web in 1989
cookie
small text file that a web page stores on your computer’s hard drive to identify you when you visit that website
tabbed browsing
when you want to access several web pages in the same browser window
private browsing
in _________ mode, you can surf the web without leaving history, temporary internet files or cookies
b2c
businesses provide services to consumers
database
a b2c store keeps its information in a database
cookie
small file with data generated by a web server
businesses
most e-commerce is through _______
secure electronic transaction
standard protocol for securing credit card transactions over the internet
aggregate sites
collect and organize data from other web sites and transmit it to consumers
CARS
______ checklist helps you evaluate a web page before you use it as a information source
metasearch
results from several search engines on one screen
subject directory
catalog of web pages organized by topic
specialty search
________ engine lets you search databases, news providers, or podcasts.