"Being Digital" Worksheet
Due by 5pm Friday, Oct. 18:
More Internet Exercise
Log onto strauss from an X-terminal or other networked computer
and run netscape.
Use any of the following search tools to find the "official"
home page for the recent bestseller Being Digital,
by Nicholas Negroponte, published by Knopf.
(I read this over the past summer and will use some of the material
later in the semester.)
Via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org,
answer the following three questions, including the URL where the answer
Also please comment on how you found the information
- How did Arthur C. Clarke describe "Being Digital?"
"Being Digital" is an ________________ (one word).
- What did Negroponte study as a graduate student?
- Excerpt: Computing is not about computers any more.
It is about ____________ (one word).
(search engines used, etc.).
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