Books vs e-material
What is the deal?
Abstract: To read text on paper or on a computer screen is an everyday business for university
students but which do they prefer? In this paper a research conducted at Reykjavik University in Iceland
discussed. The focus is on university students’ attitudes...
Supercomputer is a broad term for one of the fastest computers currently available. Supercomputers are very expensive and are employed for specialized applications that require immense amounts of mathematical calculations (number crunching). For example, weather forecasting requires...
that "we are going from a page-based society to a screen-based society" because most of the time, the reading and writing people do today is on a computer screen, and texts they are accessing there include not only print communication but also elements of graphic design, video, sound, visual art, and...
Books VS Computers
Article 1 by Angletetra (Forum Name)
Sep 4, 2007, 10:22am
Today,computer is the most important invention since fire was invented. Most people use computer instead of book. According to school research,students choose computer to do their homework. Some people believe...
Ergonomics Vol. 51, No. 9, September 2008, 1352–1375
Computer- vs. paper-based tasks: Are they equivalent?
Jan M. Noyesa* and Kate J. Garlandb
University of Bristol, Department of Experimental Psychology, 12A Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TU, UK; bUniversity of Leicester, School of Psychology,...
U.S. LAW VS APPLE
Herzing University Madison
Apple Computer Inc., established in 1976 and incorporated from January 3, 1977. The founders of Apple Inc. was a Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Now it is a multinational organization and running so many businesses like consumer...
electronic books both make an excellent and effective way of reading, although paper books allow more of a precise effective reading while electronic books is often quicker and more convenient. Reading has always been one of our important and educational element. Since childhood, reading and books has always...
Mac vs. Linux vs. Windows
Linux, Macintosh, and Windows are all operating systems who share some of the same basic characteristics. Although they share these traits, the ways they perform them is quite different and are priced differently. One may be the cheapest while another has the best security...
COURT CASE: ALA vs. CIPA (may be United States vs ALA)
Argued March 5, 2003
Decided June 23, 2003
CASE SUMMARY: In this case the American Library Association (ALA) challenged in court the constitutionality of the Child Internet Protection Act (CIPA) enacted in 2000, saying that it violated the First...
LINUX VS WINDOWS
LINUX VS WINDOWS
• Linux is an example of Open
Source software development
and Free Operating System
• Linux can be freely
freely, distributed through
magazines, Books etc. There
are priced versions for Linux
also, but they are normally...
Paper vs. Electronic Media: Work Efficiency and Environmental
Hirohito Shibata; Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd., 6-1 Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, 220-8668, Japan
Table 1. CO2 emissions per unit quantity for each product
This presentation quantitatively compares paper and
the title of this article “The Chess Master and the Computer”, I could immediately sense what Garry Kasparov’s point was going to be. It seems as if for many of these past decades, many articles are being published around this very subject “Man vs. Machine” and how quickly machine is beginning to exceed...
The Arts: The Experience of Hand-Driven Art vs. Technology-Driven Art
There is a growing community of designers and artists making their presence felt these days. Whether that art is created using one of the many design programs developed the past two decades (Adobe Photoshop, Corel Paint, etc.) or...
Online Classes Vs, Campus Classes Eng. 1150
November 2, 2014
Many Americans are attending college. Some are just coming from high school and some have been out of school for a while. No matter if you are continuing you education or returning from a long leave. There are choices about...
eBooks vs. Paper
Most people think eBooks are more efficient than normal paper books. They never look
at all the effects that an eBook has and what books have to offer. Although books don’t have
high quality gadgets, you’re still reading! The many differences between eBooks and paper
books is a very wide area...
USA vs. Microsoft
The case of United Sates vs. Microsoft was brought up because of the Sherman Antitrust Act of 1890 which prevents companies from monopolizing a given market. They argued that Microsoft monopolized the operating systems and internet browser sales on Intel- based personal...
Closed vs. Open Innovation
The corporate view of innovation strategies has varied dramatically in the last half century. In the past, companies contended that success in innovation required internal guidelines and controls with strict adherence to corporate...
Macs’ tight software integration and relative lack of security problems are enough to propel it past Windows-based PCs. In the world of computers, the choice of systems can be a complicated one. There are two main competitors, Mac and PCs. Everyone has their own opinion on which is better and each has...
PC VS. Console
PC VS. Console
Personal Computers are much more advanced than any console available on the
market today or any other day. In the PC world players reap many more benefits in
online and offline gaming. These benefits keep growing...
E-BOOKS VS. PAPERBACK BOOKS
Recently, e-book came out and developed rapidly. In 2012, Amazon released news that it sold more e-books than paperback books in the global market in 2011. Interestingly, it was the first time more e-books than paperbacks were sold on Amazon. Some people have predicted that...
Linux vs. Windows
Linux vs. Windows
Users who are considering making a change from Windows to Linux or Linux to Windows commonly want to know the advantages and disadvantages of each of the operating systems. Below is a chart to help illustrate the major advantages and disadvantages...
Computers are important tools in our life.You can do lots of things on the
computer.Computers inform, entertain, and make life easier.Computer is important in
our life in many ways. Computer is helpful in many ways but still it is too much money to
get a computer.
To begin with, we can use computer to inform...
Troy vs. UAB
Starting a new school is hard enough, but even more difficult when the school’s process for new students is unorganized and unclear. This is my second semester at Troy University in Montgomery. I am a transfer student from the University of Alabama in Birmingham (UAB). I noticed that Troy’s...
B2B vs B2C Ethical and Legal Issues
September 13, 2004
In these tough economic times, coping with the legal, ethical and regulatory issues related to B2B and B2C sites and the free flow of information is a major concern for both types of e-businesses...
eBooks vs. Paper
Most people think eBooks are more efficient than normal paper books. They never look at all the effects that an eBook has and what books have to offer. Although books don’t have high quality gadgets, you’re still reading! The many differences between eBooks and paper books is a very...
Critical Inquiry Paper
project titled Textbooks VS E-books
Gil E. Alvarez
CRITICAL INQUIRY IN ENGINEERING
Department of Engineering
Arizona State University at the Polytechnic campus
Table of Contents
A. BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
In the past, books were the only reference materials that students could use. Books can be materials that entertain the mind and imagination of the people. Books contain information about anything that writers can think of. It contains stories...
2 April 2013
The Learning Curve: The Internet vs. Books
One thing I’ve noticed for sure is that nowadays more and more people use the internet as a source for information than books. Whether it’s an eBook or reading an article online, we use the web more habitually...
Department Of Computer Science & Information Technology, HIC Jauharabad Campus
Required Study Hours
Aims and Objectives
Data and Network Security
The cellular concept, cellular frequency planning, link...
their body weight when it is only recommended to carry fifteen at most. Occupational and environmental health expert Kevin Slates says that “A load of books or materials distributed improperly or unevenly, day after day, is indeed going to cause stress to a growing spinal column and back.”