An advantage of ____ software is its ability to run more than one operating system on a computer.
virtual machine (VM)
ROM is used for important programs like _____, which come(s) from the manufacturer.
Each programming language has a particular ____— rules that guide how programming statements are constructed.
Many businesses rely on ____ software to keep a competitive edge in today’s marketplace.
Read-only memory differs from random access memory due to its ability to _____ store instructions.
With _____ memory, data is stored permanently with no moving parts or the need for electricity.
With the help of ____, less experienced programmers can develop applications for mobile devices such as the iPhone.
Through the use of _____, pilots can simulate flights without ever leaving the ground.
virtual reality
An integrated circuit may hold thousands, millions, or even billions of _____.
The purpose of the ____ is to store the boot process instructions for the computer to start up.
Moore’s Law states that the number of transistors on a chip will double about every _____ months.
It is the job of the ____ to oversee the removal of software programs on a computer.
operating system
The iPad and other tablets take advantage of _____, allowing the user to use more than one finger to manipulate a display.
multi-touch displays
Output that you can feel is called _____ output.
_____ was invented to standardize computer interfaces around one type of connection.
the usb port
Programmers create ____ and compilers turn it/them into ____.
source code/object code
Google Docs is classified as ____ software, which allows users to share and edit a document in real time on the web.
One advantage of _____ printers is their ability to output realistic objects.
A(n) ____ license can be used anywhere on a college campus.
____ software allows the user to copy, modify, and redistribute source code.
The _____ plays an important role in transforming data into useful information.
The specifications of a computer usually include the speed of the _____ bus.
When you combine a system’s hardware configuration and operating system, it is sometimes called the computer’s ____.
Windows cleaners maintain the ____ for more effective system operation.
A ____ software package usually includes document production, numerical analysis, information management, and graphics.
An individual who illegally downloads copyright-protected software is referred to as a ____.
Speech recognition, handwriting recognition, and face recognition all fall under the AI category of ____ recognition.
Software companies rely on ____ to “fix” problems in their programs related to bugs and flaws.
To protect your wireless devices and the information they hold, you should set up encryption such as ____.
Criminals collect items such as credit card numbers without the user’s knowledge through the use of ____.
A common form of authentication is a ____.
A ____ may be used to filter data that may be undesirable.
Facial recognition is used as a(n) ____ process in the Australian SmartGate system.
A strong advocate of the Singularity concept is ____.
Ray Kurzweil
Medical robots are built with ____ capabilities to perform sophisticated surgeries.
An expert system relies on ____ to provide subject-specific knowledge.
human experts
The art and science of creating computer systems that simulate human thought and behavior are referred to as ____.
artificial intelligence
The https:// protocol in a URL indicates the use of a(n) ____ by the website.
SSL connection
An Internet-based crime is referred to as a(n) ____ crime.
You can protect yourself from identity theft by using ____ when transmitting information over network connections.
AI applications are ways in which AI methodologies are applied to ____ and provide services.
solve problems
Receiving a fraudulent email that closely resembles a legitimate website, such as one from your bank, is known as a(n) ____ attack.
When using a public Wi-Fi network, when is it safe to send private information over the network?
Communication and language are key elements in the ____.
turing test
____ proposed a test to determine whether a computer can be said to “think.”
alan turing
Robots are used to perform jobs that involve the three Ds. Which of the following is NOT one of the three Ds?
The component of artificial intelligence that demonstrates the ability to learn from experience and continuously improve performance is called __________.
machine learning
Searching the Web for the best deal on an airline flight is a good example of ____ at work.
an intelligent agent
____ artificial intelligence is very popular in the programming of robots.
The concept of the Singularity predicts that computers will be ____.
Users can interact in a virtual reality environment through the use of
ASCII is the encoding standard used to represent _____ in digital form
keyboard characters
A popular term used to identify devices such as the iPad is _____.
tablet pc
one thing to consider when choosing a mobile device is ____.
battery life
A kindle ebook reader is an example of a ______ computer
personal music videos that combine user-generated photos with audio music are good examples of
digital convergence
a game console relies on fast _____ to handle the lively animations in a video game
the kindle is an example of an _____ device
Digital photography captures, stores, and manipulates photographs digitally as a series of _____.
1s and 0s
Computer _____ captures the essence of todays business expectations for knowledge workers within their organizations
online newpapers can be delivered through ____ to news readers
Typical ____ computing providers deliver common software online that is accessed from another web service or browser
apple, amazon, and google provide services that let users store their music ____, making it accessible to the owner from any internet-connected device
in the cloud
which of the following is a popular satellite radio service in the United states
a computer relies on the combination of ____ and ____ to turn input into output
digital video ____ involves analyzing each frame of the video and storing only the pixels that change from frame to frame
cloud computing is not possible without ____.
an internet connection
using analog-to-______ conversion, we are able to digitilize the things we see and hear
a basic example of ____ is the use of graphs and charts to illustrate numeric data
the ______ system, which uses only two digits, 1 and 0, is commonly used for representing values in computers
the prefix giga represents approximately one ____ units of information
which of the following is an example of digital media?
blue-ray movies
____ software allows you to improve the look of your captured image
a ____ can represent a digit, a letter, or color
which of the following is a social network with photo album capabilities
which of the following agencies played an important role in the birth of the internet?
department of defense
the popularity of ____ has encouraged every day users to share events of the day
social media
downloaded music may include ____ technology that prevents or limits the users ability to make copies
using the web as a primary user interface to access such applications as google docs is an example of
cloud computing
our e-textbook, emerge with computers, is an example of
online education
a unique feature of the semantic web is its ability to ____
figure out what the user is looking for
____ can be defined as systems that support electronically executed business transactions
a ____ payment system delivers mcommerce services to small devices through the use of short-range wireless data communications.
electronic communication that occurs in real time is called ____ communication
in a ____ relationship, multiple users are provided with access to a server at the same time
a good example of an ecommerce site is ____
with the help of ____, four academic research institutions were connected to each other for the first time through ARPA’s computer network
in the URL, is the ____
domain name
by combining geolocation, the image through your camera, and advanced ____ applications, you can review information in real time about businesses that surrounded you.
augmented reality
_____ defines how information travels across the internet
government angencies have not supported cloud computing due to the lack of
data security
downloading apps, games, and media to your smartphone is an example of ____
one of the biggest roadblocks to ecash and ewallet technologies is ___
in the ____ form of ecommerce, the web is used to connect individual consumers directly with retailers to purchase products
individual consumers use the _____ form of ecommerce to sell to other individuals on the web
A ____ is a website that allows visitors to browse through a wide variety of products from varying etailers.
the new internet protocol that was recently implemented to identify the large amount of internet users is called ____
the online retailer _____ is one of the largest suppliers of cloud services
google wallet suftware utilizes android phones with near field communication technology, such as ____ to allow shoppers to swipe their phone at checkout to pay
In the _____ form of ecommerce, transactions between businesses across private networks, the internet, and the web are supported