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Unformatted text preview: them into the information that the user sees on the screen. An example of this from our reading showed the words “Here are some words” in binary code these letters represent a sequence of 1’s and 0’s. Here, for example in binary code, is 0100 100 0110 0101 0111 0010 0110 0101. To the human eye these are just numbers but when the computer processes this data the information that shows to the user is the word “here”. Data is the representation of facts, concepts or instructions in a formalized manner suitable for the computer to communicate with the user. The information is organized data which is displayed to the user in a language that is understandable. DATA VS. INFOMATION 3 Reference McGraw Hill Companies (2006). Norton: Computing Fundamentals (6th ed.). McGraw Hill Companies....
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2011 for the course CIS 105 taught by Professor Hubbard during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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