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… and digital electronics allow us to manipulate all types of information as digits (1s and 0s) in order to store and manage the information more efficiently and effectively. Digital Technology Digital Literacy Computing Platforms Concepts > Digital Technology In this section:
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…refers to an understanding of how computers represent different types of data with digits, and how the usefulness of that representation assists people in leading productive lives. Digital Literacy Computer Computer Literacy Bits and Bytes Digitization Concepts > Digital Technology > Digital Literacy ASCII Binary Number System Digital Convergence
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Computer A computer is a digital electronics device that combines hardware and software to accept the input of data, and then process and store the data to produce some useful output. Concepts > Digital Technology > Digital Literacy > Computer Key terms Hardware, software, input, processing, output, data, information, general-purpose computer, special-purpose computer 5 Primary Functions: 1.Computation 2.Automation 3.Communication 4.Entertainment 5.Information Management
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Computer Literacy Computer literacy refers to a functional understanding of the fundamentals of computers and their uses. Concepts > Digital Technology > Digital Literacy > Computer Literacy Computer fluency captures the essence of business expectations. Knowledge workers should have more than a functional understanding of computers and be swift to pick up new computer skills.
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Bits and Bytes A bit
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