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2. Program or script available through the Internet that searches various types of documents for keywords
3. Sometimes called simply "the Net," it is a worldwide system of computer networks - a network of networks in which users at any one computer can get information from any other computer
4. to transfer data from one computer to another. (If you are on the receiving end, you are downloading
6. Shortened term for World Wide Web site
8. Programs that can easily be installed and used as part of your Web browser.
10. (Uniform Resource Locator, previously Universal Resource Locator) is the unique address for a file that is accessible on the Internet.
11. Using a World Wide Web browser, a saved link to a Web page that has been added to a list of saved links


1. Etiquette (manners; polite behavior) on the Internet.
4. Locates an organization or other entity on the Internet.
5. Hypertext Transfer Protocol is the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web.
7. Adware applications that collect information from computers and their users and uploads it without the users explicit permission and/or knowledge.
9. Information that a Web site puts on your hard disk so that it can remember something about you at a later time



by: Casey Jo Burrus
Last Updated:
December 28, 2013
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