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The Resource Networked life : 20 questions and answers, Mung Chiang

Networked life : 20 questions and answers, Mung Chiang

Label
Networked life : 20 questions and answers
Title
Networked life
Title remainder
20 questions and answers
Statement of responsibility
Mung Chiang
Title variation
Networked life: twenty questions and answers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UCW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiang, Mung
Dewey number
621.382
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5105.5
LC item number
.C48226 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer networks
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Internet
  • Computer engineering
  • Internet users
  • Internet and families
  • Right to Internet access
  • Communication
  • Information technology
  • Electronic data processing
  • Online social networks
Label
Networked life : 20 questions and answers, Mung Chiang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What makes CDMA work for my smartphone? -- How does Google sell ad space -- How does Google rank webpages? -- How does Netflix recommend movies -- When can I trust an average rating on Amazon? -- Why does Wikipedia even work? -- How do I viralize a YouTube video and tip a Groupon deal? -- How do I influence people on Facebook and Twitter? -- Can I really reach anyone in six steps? -- Does the internet have an achilles' heel? -- Why do AT&T and Verizon Wireless charge me $10 a GB? -- How can I pay less for each GB? -- How does traffic get through the internet? -- Why doesn't the Internet collapse under congestion? -- How can Skype and BitTorrent be free? -- What's inside the cloud of iCloud? -- IPTV and Netflix : how can the internet support video? -- Why is WiFi faster at home than at a hotspot? -- Why am I getting only a few % of the advertised 4G speed? -- Is it fair that my neighbor's iPad downloads faster?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 478 p.
Isbn
9781107024946
Lccn
2012288329
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky251618103
  • (OCoLC)811554875
  • 843319
Label
Networked life : 20 questions and answers, Mung Chiang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What makes CDMA work for my smartphone? -- How does Google sell ad space -- How does Google rank webpages? -- How does Netflix recommend movies -- When can I trust an average rating on Amazon? -- Why does Wikipedia even work? -- How do I viralize a YouTube video and tip a Groupon deal? -- How do I influence people on Facebook and Twitter? -- Can I really reach anyone in six steps? -- Does the internet have an achilles' heel? -- Why do AT&T and Verizon Wireless charge me $10 a GB? -- How can I pay less for each GB? -- How does traffic get through the internet? -- Why doesn't the Internet collapse under congestion? -- How can Skype and BitTorrent be free? -- What's inside the cloud of iCloud? -- IPTV and Netflix : how can the internet support video? -- Why is WiFi faster at home than at a hotspot? -- Why am I getting only a few % of the advertised 4G speed? -- Is it fair that my neighbor's iPad downloads faster?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 478 p.
Isbn
9781107024946
Lccn
2012288329
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky251618103
  • (OCoLC)811554875
  • 843319

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