In this chapter, you will learn how to
• Explain how the Internet works
• Connect to the Internet
• Use Internet software tools
Imagine coming home from a long day at work building and fixing PCs, sitting down in front of your shiny new computer, double-clicking the single icon that sits dead center on your monitor…and suddenly you’re enveloped in an otherworldly scene, where 200-foot trees slope smoothly into snow-white beaches and rich blue ocean. Overhead, pterodactyls soar through the air while you talk to a small chap with pointy ears and a long robe about heading up the mountain in search of a giant monster.… TV show from the SciFi channel? Spielberg’s latest film offering? How about an interactive game played by ...