Computer - Electronic device for storing and processing data.
- Central Processing Unit, this is the main part of the
computer where the processing takes place. The brain of the computer.
Drive - Storage Place for Data, files,
pictures hard drives are stationary and cloud drives are online
- Computer Hard Drive is
the local C: Drive - Storage Place for Data, files, pictures on
the computer you are sitting at where the Desktop & Library Documents
Pictures are located.
- Is another word for
(Information) can be text and/or numbers,
examples of data: names, dates, places, addresses, phone numbers and
database is a collection of data or
Global Network computers
connected around the world to share information. The Internet is a large
network of computers around the world connected to share. The Computers
are connected with wires, cables, or satellites that provide wireless
connection to share information & data.
- Cloud Computing -
applications and services over the Internet online like our Google tools
are all online we can access them from any device online.
Google Drive - service by Google allows you to
store and share files online using the Internet.
Web based service for Storing Data, files, pictures on a remote server.
Netiquette - Internet and etiquette Online Computer
manners appropriate use.
- Plagiarism is taking
someone else's work, words, graphics, or sounds and presenting it as your
own. It is considered cheating and stealing. Copying and pasting sentences
and paragraphs from the Internet as your own words is plagiarism.
Cite Resources - Means giving
credit to the Internet Resources (Websites) you used to find your
information. URL - A web address or Uniform Resource Locator.
http://bcsberlin.org/ Web Address
Acceptable Use Policy
Agreement of conditions and rules regarding use of technology devices,
computers and online Internet resources.
| Network = Computers connect to each other
to share data. The Internet is a large global network computers around the world
connected to share.|
Local Network - Computers
connected to share information locally (close by) in a building or
A server is a
provides data to
other computers on a network. A server provides a service to other
computers on a network.
Router - Hardware device that
routes data from one network to another network. Example home/school
network to the Internet Network.
Modem - "Modulator-Demodulator"
allows computers & devices including routers to connect to the Internet.
Digital Citizen Website by Google