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Ever questioned why your running shoes are so comfortable or how your cellular works? you utilize many sorts of marvelous expertise on a daily basis yet do you've gotten any suggestion how they honestly paintings? turn to the proof during this remarkable booklet with striking illustrations and eye-popping causes. Dazzle your folks together with your wisdom of contraptions and gizmos. a funky ebook for cool teenagers!
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Information travels across the Internet in packets of data, known as packet switching. A user-friendly Internet application known as the World Wide Web, or WWW, lets us view pages of information and create our own. We can now share information, exchange ideas, and form online communities with people thousands of miles away thanks to the Internet’s global village. >> Networks in nature Strands of a spider’s web Lines represent paths information can travel across the Internet. Image: computer graphic of information travelling across the Internet 5.
It was called Tennis for Two, and it was played on an oscilloscope – a device for measuring sound waves. The first video game that you could play on a television was called Pong and introduced in 1975. It involved two players hitting a ball back and forwards across the screen – another tennis game! Today’s console games are both far more sophisticated in their design and more challenging to play. From building and running imaginary cities to re-creating realistic battle scenes, the games are so complex that they can cost as much to make as a movie.
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