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  • Internet Piracy

    Internet Piracy

    He doesn't wear a stocking mask over his face, and he doesn't break a window to get into your house. He doesn't hold a gun to your head, nor does he ransack your personal possessions. Just the same he's a thief. Although this thief is one you'll not only never see,but you may not even realize right away that he's robbed you. The thief is a computer hacker and he "enters" your home via your

    Essay Length: 1,515 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 25, 2010 By: Wendy
  • Internet Piracy

    Internet Piracy

    Internet Piracy Have you ever downloaded or copied files to your computer that other people buy with their hard earned money? Are you using a copied version of Microsoft Office, a game, or pirated software for your company? There are many people in the United States and other countries that are using pirated software. U.S. companies controls about 80 percent of the world software market and software piracy has wiped out some companies and drained

    Essay Length: 854 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: March 7, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Piracy and Digital Rights Management of Dvds and the Internet

    Piracy and Digital Rights Management of Dvds and the Internet

    With widespread use of the Internet and improvements in streaming media and compression technology, digital music, images, DVDs, books and games can be distributed instantaneously across the Internet to end-users. Many digital service providers sell their digital content not only through DVDs but also over computer networks. However, without protection and management of digital rights, digital content can be easily copied, changed, and distributed to a large number of recipients, which could cause revenue loss

    Essay Length: 2,185 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: December 8, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Internet Intelectually Piracy

    Internet Intelectually Piracy

    Intellectual Property Piracy In today=s society technology has made life easier and almost totally automated. You no longer need to go to a teller in a bank to deposit, withdraw, or even cash a check. You can even program a calculator to solve for the c value in an equation in math class. To even top things off you no longer need to be at home or around a computer to go on to the

    Essay Length: 1,761 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 6, 2010 By: Artur
  • The Effects of Internet Music Piracy

    The Effects of Internet Music Piracy

    There is this artist your friend tells you about “Man you need to check out this band N’Sync, they are so rad!!” So you figure hey I will give it a shot…my friend thinks they’re cool. So you use the last $15.00 of your Best Buy gift card on their latest CD. You open the package in your car in excitement, and by the time you open up the covers your thinking to yourself. “Hmm

    Essay Length: 2,055 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: January 17, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Software Piracy on Internet Auctions

    Software Piracy on Internet Auctions

    1. Introduction The Internet has permanently changed the way consumers purchase goods. The use of Internet auctions has become more and more popular. An Internet auction is a virtual market place in which businesses and consumers can sell their products. This ‘new’ and quick type of trading without leaving your house is attractive to a lot of people. Famous auctions like eBay, Amazon & Yahoo became very popular destinations on the internet. There are different

    Essay Length: 2,103 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: January 19, 2010 By: regina
  • Piracy on the Internet

    Piracy on the Internet

    Shane Richardson Burbs: Verizon Wireless seeks 200 workers Last year Verizon Wireless cut 850 call-center jobs. Yesterday 8/4/05 Verizon Wireless announced they need to fill 200 jobs throughout the New York metropolitan area. Through this year Verizon has hired over 300 people in the New York area. The job requirements are a high school diploma, and at least two years in retail-sales experience. A college degree is desirable. I think this is a good experience

    Essay Length: 270 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 28, 2010 By: Fonta
  • Starting a Business on the Internet

    Starting a Business on the Internet

    The number one question to ask when starting a business, whether on the Web or in a traditional setting, is why would people want to buy the product or service. Somewhere in the world, one can find people selling anything so why would people come to you? Are you selling something unique, do you make or market something that no one can find anywhere else or would find it almost impossible to find elsewhere? Do

    Essay Length: 1,721 Words / 7 Pages
    Submitted: January 8, 2009 By: David
  • Mp3 Piracy

    Mp3 Piracy

    MP3 PIRACY TOPIC PARAGRAPH: The trading of MP3's or digital music over the Internet is all ways going to be prevalent part of the music industry, and is an unrealistic goal to try to control. The cost of controlling the piracy issues over the Internet would cost record companies more money than what they are losing due to MP3 trading. The record industry is trying to fight the major sites and companies in court with

    Essay Length: 1,872 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: January 9, 2009 By: Bred
  • Censorship on the Internet

    Censorship on the Internet

    During the past decade, our society has become based solely on the ability to move large amounts of information across large distances quickly. Computerization has influenced everyone's life. The natural evolution of computers and this need for ultra-fast communications has caused a global network of interconnected computers to develop. This global net allows a person to send E-mail across the world in mere fractions of a second, and enables even the common person to access

    Essay Length: 2,790 Words / 12 Pages
    Submitted: January 10, 2009 By: Artur
  • Children and the Internet

    Children and the Internet

    Many children in this day and age use, or at least have access to the internet. But most people are blinded by all the benefits of the internet, and fail to notice any of the problems that can come from overuse. Since the internet is a new technology, not many studies have been done to determine how beneficial or detrimental it can be to children. Although the internet may have many benefits to children, it

    Essay Length: 371 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: January 24, 2009 By: Victor
  • Business and the Internet

    Business and the Internet

    Business and the Internet Business is any activity that seeks profit by providing needed goods and services to others. The nature of providing these goods and services has changed drastically throughout the history of time. During the last thirty years of business activity, there has been new ways and means of conducting business through something we call technology. Technology is the advancement and uses of electronic devices and other high-tech equipment to produce and progress

    Essay Length: 1,082 Words / 5 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2009 By: Bred
  • Taxation of the Internet

    Taxation of the Internet

    Taxing the Internet is necessary The internet or the Global Electronic Infrastructure has now been around for about a decade already and it has already changed how we live our lives. Over the next decade, we will find that almost every aspect of our lives including education, health care, work and even leisure activities will be affected. We have already seen this occurring with the increasing use of: cell phones, pagers, GPS systems, PDA's, and

    Essay Length: 1,853 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2009 By: Bred
  • The Internet

    The Internet

    The internet, the world wide data connection that has caught on like a wild fire sweeping through a parched California forest, has wide ranging implications on our world economy. Locally, we have witnessed staggering swings of fortune in more "dot-com" firms than any other form of business in American history. The old adage of that "American Dream" - starting a business in the garage to see it one day be listed on the stock exchange

    Essay Length: 578 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: March 11, 2009 By: July
  • The Internet Systems and Services

    The Internet Systems and Services

    1. Which Hardware is required to connect to the Internet? The Hardware that is required to connect to the internet is a Modem. 2. What are 'Plug-Ins' - give 2 examples in your answer? Plug-In applications are programs that can easily be installed and used as part of your Web browser. Examples of Plug-In applications are sound and motion video these applications run as a separate application and require a second window to be opened.

    Essay Length: 849 Words / 4 Pages
    Submitted: November 8, 2009 By: Jack
  • Father of the Internet

    Father of the Internet

    “Father of the Internet” Vinton Cerf developed the internet protocols that make the Internet. Cerf artistic is for his work on the Snuper Computer project, ARPANET, and Network Working Group (NWG). Vinton Cerf, “father of internet”, in addition developed Telnet, TCP, and IP. Currently Cerf is chief Internet strategist, responsible for internet technology for MCI WorldCom. Cerf is currently working on the Interplanetary Network (IPN). At UCLA, as a student, Vinton Cerf worked on the

    Essay Length: 563 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Top
  • Internet Article

    Internet Article

    “The three central coordination problems any economy must solve are what to produce, how to produce it, and for whom to produce it” (Colander, 2004a, p. 5). Generally, individuals want more than is available which creates a problem of scarcity where there are too few goods available to satisfy individual desires. As our textbook states, “all scarce goods or rights must be rationed in some fashion. These rationing mechanisms are examples of economic forces, the

    Essay Length: 697 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Tasha
  • Credibility on the Internet

    Credibility on the Internet

    10 Ways to Determine Credibility on the Internet The following are five criteria that users should take into consideration when verifying credible information on the Internet: Ѓњ Accuracy. This refers to the degree to which a website is free from errors, whether the information can be verified offline, and the reliability of the information on the site (Metzger, 2005). Ѓњ The Authority of a website may be evaluated by noting who authored the site and

    Essay Length: 274 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Tommy
  • Is the Internet as Bad as People Think?

    Is the Internet as Bad as People Think?

    Is The Internet As Bad As People Think? The internet as we all know is probably the most useful resource known to man in this day of age. Not only is the internet easy to access its easy to use. Nearly everyone owns a computer and nearly all of which have access to the internet. But isn’t that a good thing? Millions of people having the ability to access and share all the information anybody

    Essay Length: 1,286 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Artur
  • Internet Usage in African Countries

    Internet Usage in African Countries

    Internet usage in African countries: Empirical study on the antecedents of internet usage in developing countries Tilburg University Abstract This research first investigates the relationship between the gross national product and the amount of internet users (per 1000 people) in the 51 sample countries from Africa. It indicates that the outlier countries in this case, i.e. countries that have an extraordinary high amount (in this case the outliers were all above the best-fit line)

    Essay Length: 257 Words / 2 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Jack
  • Internet Payment Gateway

    Internet Payment Gateway

    Internet Payment Gateways & Schemes Every merchant that wants to accept and process payments on the Internet is required to have the following: 􀂃 An Internet merchant account 􀂃 A Virtual Terminal 􀂃 An Internet Payment Gateway certified with their credit card processor. What is an Internet Merchant Account? An Internet merchant account is a merchant account specifically approved for processing "card not present" sales [i.e. "MO/TO" (mail order, phone order) / Internet-Based transactions]. Visa

    Essay Length: 1,783 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Artur
  • Online Internet Searchings

    Online Internet Searchings

    As of today internet online searching has become every person’s habit and necessity of life. But we tend to forget that we left our tracks of identity over the internet. How safe would this be for every individual who use internet searches. Almost every person now uses online searching taking from daily grocery to buying a house or a car. Online searches bring them everything from around the globe to their doorstep. As the article

    Essay Length: 669 Words / 3 Pages
    Submitted: November 10, 2009 By: Stenly
  • Mp3 Piracy

    Mp3 Piracy

    Executive summary It's only been about three years since a little known extension of an audio compression technique-MPEG-2 Audio Layer-3 or MP3-opened the door to being able to send large volumes of CD-quality music over the Internet by pack the equivalent of several commercial compact disks onto the equivalent of one CD platter (Lange 01). It also initiated the veritable floor of pirating activity by an underground community students and hackers. Hundreds of MP3 Internet

    Essay Length: 2,225 Words / 9 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Vika
  • The Internet

    The Internet

    The Internet is a method of communication and a source of information that is becoming more popular among those who are interested in, and have the time to explore the information superhighway. The problem with this much information being accessible to this many people is that some of it is deemed inappropriate for minors. The government wants censorship, but a segment of the population does not. Legislative regulation of the Internet would be an appropriate

    Essay Length: 1,419 Words / 6 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Mike
  • Internet Credibility

    Internet Credibility

    Internet Credibility For a person who does not do research on the internet, credibility may not mean a whole lot. Due to ease of access to the internet, a lot of people use this source to retrieve information. But, when the internet is used for this purpose, it is important to follow certain guidelines. The first thing that comes to most people's minds when they read something from the internet is, "Is this true?" One

    Essay Length: 1,763 Words / 8 Pages
    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: Tommy

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