D is for Digital: What a well-informed person should know about computers and communications

D is for Digital: What a well-informed person should know about computers and communications

Brian W. Kernighan


This booklet explains how today's computing and communications global operates, from via software program to the net and the internet. It comprises adequate element that you should know the way those platforms paintings, it doesn't matter what your technical heritage. The social, political and criminal concerns that new know-how creates are mentioned in addition, so that you can comprehend the tricky concerns we are facing and get pleasure from the tradeoffs that experience to be made to unravel them.

A compact yet certain and thorough clarification of the way pcs and communications structures paintings, for non-technical readers who are looking to larger comprehend the realm they stay in. a very good resource for technical readers who wish anything that might support their family and friends know about electronic platforms.

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