A book/CD-ROM guide to all aspects of computer hardware, for anyone who needs to know how PCs work....
A book/CD-ROM guide to all aspects of computer hardware, for anyone who needs to know how PCs work. Contains chapters on areas such as the motherboard, memory, mass storage technology, compact disks, displays, audio, telecommunications, and networking. This edition is revised to reflect technological changes of the past 10 years, with information on Intel's MMX technology, new microprocessors, the latest in storage devices, and, of course, the Internet, with new appendices on the CD- ROM on government regulations, safety, and data coding systems. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.