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Tech Vocabulary for Children

We are living in a digital age, and it is likely that your child is teaching you these vocabulary words already. In case she is not, here is a list of technology terms your child should know to introduce her for the world of computers.
  • Computer - An electronic machine that can store and process data. A computer has hardware, which is the machine itself, and software, which is a set of instructions contained in programs and files.
  • Screensaver - A picture that pops up when you are not using your computer, used to protect your monitor or screen from burning out.
  • Shortcut - An icon that links to a file or program.
  • Software - A program designed to do perform various tasks. All the information code stored on your computer's hard drive are software.
  • Spam- An abbreviation for "sending particularly annoying messages, also known as electronic "junk mail."
  • Task bar - The bar beside the Start button that shows what programs are open.
  • URL - The internet address of documents and resources on a webpage.
  • User - Anyone using a computer.
  • Virus - Software that was written to do bad stuff to your computer.
  • Wallpaper - A picture or design on your desktop for decoration.
  • WWW or World Wide Web - A group of internet servers linking computers around the world.

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