Lassiter High School
Volume 21, No. 7, April 2004

Showdown at the OS (operating system) corral
In the world of computing, there are three dominant operating systems. But first, what is an operating system? It’s one of the several “layers” of software that makes your computer work. The first layer would be the Basic Input Output System or BIOS, it controls and initializes all the hardware on your computer...Click to read more!

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Joe's computer tip of the month
You know what I can’t stand? Spyware. Spyware is software that is installed onto your computer without your knowledge. It will often change the configuration on your computer and somehow display popup ads. It also has the ability to send data to its creator, what could this data be? Various websites employ covert...Click to read more!
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