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Brian Sullivan Assignment 8 30 October 2016 Explain computer literacy Computer literacy is a lot like literacy in general. It is the basic understanding, and ability to use a computer, and things associated to technology. It does not mean you must be a technology wizard, but computer literacy can be knowing how to login to your email, and use the internet. Explain computer algorithms and its significance. Computers operate by following a set of instructions. Those set of instructions are called a computer algorithm. It’s a set of step by step instructions for the computer to read to function properly. If a computer didn’t have an algorithm it would be useless no program would run because the computer wouldn’t know what to do with it. Explain some of the technologies that have contributed to the exponential growth of the Internet, and the world-wide web. One I would say is the introduction of broadband internet. This has moved us away from the dial up days, and made the internet something you can enjoy with good speeds. One thing people hated about
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