tech ch 3

which is NOT true about the internet
it was developed as an additional means of commerce
what do you need if you want to read, send, and organize email from any computer connected to the internet
a web based email account
which is NOT an example of Web 2.0 technology
email
which of the following is not a characteristic of a blog
blogs are private and require password access
which of the following is true about plug-ins
plug ins are necessary for viewing most web graphics
deleted emails can be recovered, they don’t really vanish
true
a yellow shaded address bar on a web site indicates that the web site is secure
false
a visual search engine that uses pictures from our smartphone to search the web for more information is known as
google googles
the internet is
a large network of networks
the concept of the internet was developed in response to the ___ war
cold
the world wide web was invented by
tim berners-lee at CERN
the “fathers” of the internet are Winton Cerf and
Robert Kahn
facebook and youtube are considered to be
social networking
the web is based on the ___ protocol
hypertext transfer
you can keep track of IM contacts by using
buddy list
software that enables you to display and interact with text and other media on the Web is a ___
web browser
which of the following are personal video journal entries posted on the web
vlogs
a computer connected to the internet that asks for data is a ___
client
podcasts enables you to
deliver audio/video files via RSS
the unique identification number assigned to your computer when you connect to the internet is known by all of the following EXCPET
dotted period
podcasts use which of the following technologies
RSS (Really Simple Sydication)
Web 2.0 is classified as the ___
social web
adobe reader, flash player, and quicktime player are all examples of special software programs called
plug ins
using the web to communicate and share information with our friends and others is known as
social networking
all of the following are examples of multimedia, EXCEPT
text
all of the following are tips for professionals email etiquette, EXCEPT
use of abbreviations
the “s” in https stands for
secure socket layer
___ is a universal chat service that lets your communicate with users on a variety of IM services regardless of the service they use
Trillian
the name of the free internet browser from mozilla
firefox
a ___ is a web site where anyone can add, remove, or edit its content
wiki
the unique address for a particular web site is the
URL
a ___ is a personal journal posted on the web
blog
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/technaction , the portion labeled .com is the
top-level domain
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/technaction , the portion labeled “techinaction: is the
path
in the URL http://www.pearsonhighered.com/technaction , the portion labeled “http” is the
protocol
a list of pages within a web site that you can have visited and that usually appear at the top of a page is referred to as
breadcrumb trail
podcast delivered their content using
really simple syndication (RSS)
___ uses continuous audio and video feeds
webcasts
live bookmarks is a feature in ____ that adds the technology of RSS feeds to bookmarks
firefox
all of the following are a type of e-commerce business, EXCEPT
C2B
a subset of e-commerce that uses social networks to assist in marketing and purchasing products is known as
social commerce
____ is a social networking service that enables you to exchange short text messages with your friends or “followers”
twitter
all of the following are features of the most popular web browsers, EXCEPT
tracked browsing
the browser feature where tabs are independent of each other is known as
tab isolation
a subject directory is an outline of websites organized by topic
true
the web is based on the hypertext transmit protocol
false
HTTP
a protocol that allows files to be transferred from a web server
Web server
a computer that hosts the web site being requested
FTP
a protocol that allows files to be transferred over the internet
Host
the location that maintains the computers that store the web sites files
top level domain
the suffix in the domain name after the dot (.com or .edu)