• Windows 95 Beats Mac
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    Windows 95 Beats Ma cOver the years, there has been much argument over which computer platform to buy. The two contenders in this completions have been the PC, with its Windows environment and the Macintosh. Now, with the successful release of Windows 95 for the PC, this has been the major argument for each side: hardware configuration, networking capabilities, and operating system. The first arguments to look at between the Pc and Mac platform has to do with hardware configuration. Before Wind...
  • William Gibson's Neuromancer Cyberspace
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    William Gibson's Neuromancer: Cyberspace As described by William Gibson in his science fiction novel Neuromancer, cyberspace was a "Consensual hallucination that felt and looked like a physical space but actually was a computer-generated construct representing abstract data." Years later, mankind has realized that Gibson's vision is very close to reality. The term cyberspace was frequently used to explain or describe the process in which two computers connect with each other through various tele...
  • Mdma Users Study Participants Conducted
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    Nadia A S hash Earleywine/ Todd Haskell Can there be a Relationship between Ecstasy and Memory in the Human Body Target Article: Parrott, A. C & Lasky, J. (1998) Ecstasy (MDMA) effects upon mood and cognition: before, during and after a Saturday night dance. Psychopharmacology, 139, 261-268. Additional Article: Parrot, A. C. , Lees, A. , Garnham, N. J. , Jones, M. , & Wesnes, K. (1998). Cognitive performance in recreational users of MDMA of ecstasy: evidence for memory deficits. Journal of Psy...
  • Interactive Tv Television Users Technology
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    Abstract The Web and the Internet are the latest technologies to be harnessed by companies trying to develop interactive television. This paper reviews the efforts of technology companies and broadcasters to combine television and the Web in their products and activities, and how users are already using them both at home. It reviews some research on the way that TV and the PC/Internet are used at home, and suggests some way that the Web could be integrated with television use. Unlike earlier int...
  • Stop Stealing Songs Eighty Millions
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    Have you dreamed that you could get your favorite artist fs songs such as Eric Clapton, Rolling Stones, and Beatles without any payment The dream has come true: Napster, an online music sharing soft. It enables its users to download music files through the Internet, which means that as long as one music lover has a computer and connection to the Internet, the music lover can get popular songs, classical music, and even national anthems. One CD costs about fifteen dollars, but Napster does not re...
  • Ecstasy Damages The Brain And Impairs Memory
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    "Ecstasy" Damages the Brain and Impairs Memory in Humans In an article that was found at NIDA NOTES on the Internet, titled "Ecstasy " Damages the Brain and Impairs Memory in Humans, discusses the horrible effect that this popular drug has on the human body. In a supported study conducted by NIDA, it had shown the direct evidence the use of MDMA, which is also known as ecstasy has on causing brain damage. Using brain-imaging techniques the study had found that MDMA harms neurons that release ser...
  • Aimster Debate Users File Napster
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    The idea of sharing media files over the Internet has become a controversial subject as of late. While file sharing applications such as Napster are currently under fire from the US government and from Music Recording companies, one would think that no one would try to mimic Napster's technology. Johnny Deep, a computer consultant in Troy, New York, has been hailed as the creator of "The Next Napster." Deep is the mind behind "Aimster", named after his daughter, Aimee. Aimster piggybacks the com...
  • Internet Tracking Devices Web Bug
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    Internet Trackers Cookies Cookies are small text files stored on Internet browsers that assign unique numbers to individual users. These cookies are usually placed on Internet users' computers by web-sites without their knowledge. Every time that a user returns to the site that placed a cookie on their browser, the cookie is sent back from the user to the original web-site, providing a way to remember over time particular individuals. Furthermore, cookies are often simultaneously placed by third...
  • Copyright Infringement Napster Users Music
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    In mid-1999, 19 year old Northeastern University student Shawn Fanning designed a computer program that allowed one to log on to a central server, and be able to download mp 3 music files from another computer at lightning speed, with great ease. He called this program Napster, after his old high school nickname. Since it's inception, Napster has sparked court cases involving every major record company in North America, and created a worldwide debate about copyright infringement and it's effects...
  • The Matrix Element In An Ooui
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    The first key element in an OOUI is, does a Product consist of a collection of cooperating objects is and views of objects. In the movie the two things that show this is the Matrix and the Construct, because both of these places show you a world like simulator with objects being buildings, cars, and Kung Fu Do jos. The second element in an OOUI is, Icons representing objects that may be directly manipulated. The movies shows this when both the little boy and Neo bend spoons, and also when Neo gr...
  • Virtual Reality Artificial Environment
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    Virtual reality (VR) is the use of a computer to create an artificial environment that appears and feels like a real environment and allows users to explore a space and manipulate the environment. In its simplest form, a VR application displays what appears to be a three-dimensional view of a place or object, such as a landscape, building, molecule, or red blood cell, which users can explore. For example, architects can use VR software to show clients how a building will look after a constructio...
  • Smokeless Tobacco Users Health Mouth
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    Smokeless Tobacco General Purpose: To inform Specific Purpose: At the end of my speech, the audience will know about smokeless tobacco and the risks involved with using smokeless tobacco products. Central Idea: Smokeless tobacco poses many threats to the health of its users. Introduction: Using smokeless tobacco is nothing to smile about. It's a habit that can ruin your health and your life. It's as addictive as cigarettes and twice as dangerous. And there's a very good chance you will get cance...
  • Napster Users Copyright Music
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    The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is suing Napster for allegedly enabling music piracy through its proprietary MusicShare program. MusicShare allows music lovers to open up their stores of MP 3 files to all other Napster users. Whenever a user is online, his MP 3 s are up for grabs, with the only stipulation being that users upload a file for each one that they download. The RIAA says that many of the shared MP 3 s are illegal bootlegs, but Napster insists that it "does not, a...
  • Ease Of Using Search Engines
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    "It is easy for all users to find specific information on the World Wide Web." Because the web is relatively new in terms of reaching a large percentage of a country's population, users' experience, understanding and expertise varies widely. Technically-minded people will arguably have been familiar with the World Wide Web for longer, and therefore be able to find specific information more efficiently, if not more quickly than less experienced users. Defining 'easy' in terms of using the World W...
  • Previous User Users Mdma Study
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    The drug MDMA (ecstasy) is very well known, however it s long term, and cognitive functioning effects are not. The main purpose of this study was to establish if users and previous users of MDMA exhibit impairments in more basic level cognitive processes such as working memory functioning, information processing speed, anxiety and arousal (Warning, Fisk, Murphy, May 00, 2). In past studies of MDMA, a lot of information regarding its effects has been established yet so much more is still unclear....
  • Internet And Privacy Personal Data
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    Internet can be said as the most significant invention of the century. It simplified many annoying processes such as banking and shopping into one simple step that can be achieved at home. Nevertheless, there are some drawbacks. The control of one s personal data on net is not as easy as in real life. Technologies on net can make tracking one s behaviors and interests without asking for permissions possible. In other words, World Wide Web users may be monitored by someone they do not know. In w...
  • Kontora 2000 System Information Users
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    KONTORA 2000 PURPOSE The purpose of the information system KONTORA 2000 is to provide organizations with information, which is necessary to perform routine processes, planning, organizing, control and evaluation of work as well as improvement of personnel performance. The main goal during KONTORA 2000 development stage was to create and implement a system, which can provide help in collecting, gathering, structuring and organizing data about the ingoing and outgoing correspondence, processed by ...
  • Win Word Document Users Helps
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    General understanding about Microsoft word Microsoft word is a program that was created by Microsoft Corporation. Creating and editing word-process is its basic functions. Like a typewriter, it allows people input the words when they create a document. But with Win word, the users can edit the document more neatly and clearly in the professional ways. Further more, it allows users insert pictures into the document in order to illustrate what they mean. It also helps users can correct their commo...
  • Addicts On June 14
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    On June 14, ABC news reported that an "internet-crazed' Cincinnati woman was arrested for neglecting her three young children. The woman reportedly spent 12 hours straight online, while her hungry kids were locked away in one room so she could be online without interruption. The three kids were placed in county custody while the mother was tossed in jail. The Internet is rapidly becoming an addictive source to a lot of its users. Users of the Internet include students, housewives, and business p...
  • Teen Smoking Negative Effects
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    Negative effects of Marijuana Marijuana is the least harmful drug, but it does have negative health effects. Though moderate users of marijuana are taking less risks than a moderate tobacco smoker or alcohol consumer. Negative effects of marijuana include confusion, acute panic reactions, anxiety attacks, paranoia, a sense of helplessness, and loss of self control. Chronic marijuana users might develop an a motivational syndrome, which the users motivation decreases making them lazy. People with...