Essays Tagged: "new technologies"

Computer crime

1996Computer Crimes Explosive growth in the computer industry over the last decade has made newtechnologies cheaper and simpler for the average person to own. As a result, computersplay an int ... shut down almost as soon asthey are formed. Others are often visited by 'narcs' posing as traders. New accountsstarted with phony credit cards are being cut off more promptly, and other card-verifica ...

(4 pages) 175 1 3.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The Internet and it's Future

be accessible by anyone, anywhere. It will beneeded in order to accomplish ordinary everyday tasks. Newtechnologies will make it a powerful and useful tool. The internetwill soon link the whole world ... t away. All that isneeded is a computer, a modem, and a phone line. There aremany advertisements in newspapers and on television whichallow you to be connected with one phone call to the ISP(Internet ...

(3 pages) 150 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Caught In the Net. History of the net

crime .II. Ground ZeroAt the height of the Cold War, military production grew at an alarming rate. New technologies were being developed to provide protection for citizens of the United States under ... office. The main electronic traffic was not long-distance computing; it had become a transmitter of news related and personal message. Researchers from around the nation were using the network to coll ...

(7 pages) 89 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Internet in the Classroom

groups. Users are able to accesspeople and information, distribute information, and experiment with new technologies and services. The Internet has become a major global infrastructure used for educat ... t.References[1] Malkin, G., and A. Marine, 'FYI on Questions and Answers:Answers to Commonly Asked 'New Internet User' Questions', FYI4, RFC 1325, Xylogics, SRI, May 1992.[2]Answers to Commonly Asked ...

(3 pages) 129 2 5.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

William Gibson and the internet

ation and advertising. There are bad points about the "net" as well as good points, this relatively new medium is growing at such a rate that the media have to take it seriously.This new form of commu ... it is getting much easier to access the web these groups are growing.The word Cyberpunk is nothing new in the world of the "net" and to science fiction readers , and it is this term which names most ...

(20 pages) 268 0 4.3 Jun/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The Economic Changes in England During Eighteenth Century That Caused The Industrial Revolution

itions changed by going from the domestic system to the factory system. The factory system involves new technologies and an overall growth in the economy. England encouraged radical change in the econ ... egan. First, there were more laborers who could complete the work required efficiently by using the new machinery introduced during this century. (Squitiere) Secondly, England was geographically an id ...

(10 pages) 426 0 3.9 Jun/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Pyromaniacs: Genetic Or Insanity? This is an essay on the facts of pyromaniacs(those who love to play with fire)

elped to improve our standards of living. Throughout the course of history man has futher developed new technologies to the point where fire is almost no lnger necessary. So why then is there still fi ...

(1 pages) 43 0 2.3 Oct/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Environmental Effects Associated with Industrialization

this efficiency may seem inexpensive in many ways, however we do not realize that the cost of these new technologies do not just include money, time and labour, but it also costs us our well being as ...

(6 pages) 194 1 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Gilded Age, it earned a reputation of widespread corruption in government and business, as well as persistent economic, social, and political problems facing the nation.

ial, and political problems facing the nation.The rise of industry and business defined the period. New technologies revolutionized business, and the economy became increasingly composed of managers a ... so close in numbers, they needed every vote. Political party bosses such as William Marcy Tweed in New York blatantly rigged and bought elections. In the election of 1880, Republican candidate Garfie ...

(3 pages) 235 1 4.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

A Technical Analysis of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Modern Flight Deck Design

dawn of the aviation era, cockpit design has become increasingly complicated owing to the advent of new technologies enabling aircraft to fly farther and faster more efficiently than ever before. With ...

(16 pages) 264 0 3.5 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

USMC Lessons of WWII. An essay detailing the lessons learned by the US Marine Corp during WWII in the pacific theater. Covers both doctrine and technology.

heir amphibious doctrine throughout the war with the Japanese, and showed their adaptive power with new technologies and techniques.Chief among the technological advancements was the LVT, or alligator ... ng the most critical time, the assault phase.Additionally, advancements were made in the ways these new technologies were applied to the fight. Specifically, techniques in war fighting were advanced a ...

(3 pages) 46 1 3.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Technology is a constantly growing and ever-changing field. Old forms of mass media are merging with newer ones to create more efficient communication channels than ever previously thought possible.

is "Media Convergence?""Media Convergence" refers to the merging of older forms of mass media with newer ones. This is usually made possible through advances in modern technologies such as the Intern ... ?Industries, such as telephone and cable television, have been merging together in order to utilize new technologies more efficiently and exchange knowledge. This is known as "telematics" or "informat ...

(2 pages) 180 0 3.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Text messaging and the effects of instant messages on the new generation

sentence means? Or worse, could you utter or enunciate it? If you are a teenager or a member of the new generation, then you might have grasped the main idea of it. Otherwise, I bet you could. The pre ... ntence is one of billions of sentences that are being sent and dealt with daily. It is, indeed, the new language of text messaging. With the advancement in technology, science is coming up everyday wi ...

(7 pages) 195 0 3.9 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

To what extent,how and why Plato's and Aristotle's democracy differ from the modern conception of the democracy

erefore they started their involvement in politics. I think, Industrial revolution in Britain, when new technologies were invented, and middle class appear, had a great impact on process of transforma ... vernment, because of the many factors, such as education, environment, middle class, development of new technologies, and historical; experience. I want to close by words of Alan Ebenstein "if Plato m ...

(7 pages) 221 0 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Ford Motor Company: Supply Chain Strategy Analysis from HBS Case

1/02Finding the Best FitThe Ford Motor Company finds itself in a dynamic business environment where new technologies and practices offer the potential to alter in a significant way the landscape in wh ... ced to the car industry methods and systems innovative in their day. Ford needs once again to forge new paths to ensure future competitive advantage .Executives at Ford have been considering the 'Dire ...

(5 pages) 1055 0 3.2 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Future of Management

Today's marketplace is changing at a rapid pace with new technologies, economy change, and increased competition. To face these challenges, companies rel ... thinking should also be a tool to help confront change, plan for and make transitions, and envision new possibilities and opportunities.As top management develops a strategic plan for their organizati ... ketplace.Works CitedDessler, Gary. Management: Leading People and Organizations in the 21stCentury. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 2001.Forecasting the Future - Strategic Management Thinking. 10 August 20 ...

(3 pages) 616 0 3.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

GLOBALIZATION, excellent psper about the integration of the world.Also explained 3 perspectives of the Global Economy. Used exampled from book by Thomas Friedman.

n calls globalization in his book, The Lexus and the Olive Tree: Understanding Globalization, as a "new international system". (Friedman) He describes it as an integration system of markets and nation ... e a lot faster and cheaper then ever before. Its defining measurement is a speed. It is a system of new technologies, digitization, communicating and most known, the system of Internet. I liked how Fr ...

(3 pages) 376 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

What do you consider the most compelling problems facing youth in the 21st Century? The title says it all.

1st century is among our most important national priorities. Today's children face the promise of a new century of unparalleled opportunity in which new technologies, improvements in health, expanding ... ch their full potential. An essential component of this strategy is undertaking research to provide new knowledge of ways to improve their futures and to provide sound guidance for policy makers to as ...

(2 pages) 92 1 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Architecture - what makes a buildling Green.

res, landscaping and aesthetics. The concerns for energy and environment coupled with the advent of new technologies have opened up new dimensions and approach in building design, all over the world. ... concern for energy efficiency, environment, water conservation and user of recycled products and renewable energy can be defined as "Green".Energy Efficient Windows:WoodA natural product, it is said ...

(13 pages) 272 2 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Causes and Consequences of major migration flows since 1945.

orld into recession, migration patterns became more complex as world trade and investments changed, new technologies developed and a range of global political events stirred the world. I will examine ... full civil rights including the right to vote. London Transport directly recruited workers from the New Commonwealth countries in Africa, the Indian sub-continent and the Caribbean, and many more arri ...

(12 pages) 292 1 4.5 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography