NCPI Workmark
Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Search Results


10 results for Internet (Computer network)
Currently viewing results 1 - 10
PAGE OF 1
Record #:
1530
Author(s):
Abstract:
The author discusses the uses and the value of the Internet, drawing on examples of NC businesses that have taken advantage of this network (Octagon Trading Group, Daniels & Daniels, SAS Institute, Indelible Blue).
Source:
North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 52 Issue 5, May 1994, p20-25, il
Record #:
2052
Author(s):
Abstract:
The Internet is a resource for all kinds of electronic information, including census statistics, weather data, and Supreme Court decisions. With some basic equipment and guides, any individual can gain access to its resources.
Source:
Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 12 Issue 50, Dec 1994, p19-21, il Periodical Website
Record #:
2103
Author(s):
Abstract:
On-line newspaper service in the state ranges from the basic, THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER electronic bulletin board, to the sophisticated, THE NEWS AND OBSERVER's NandO.net. Location, start-up costs and revenue sources must be considered before going on-line.
Record #:
2565
Abstract:
Now that local governments statewide can gain access to the Internet through a service provider under state contract, a wide range of government resources is available.
Source:
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 61 Issue 1, Summer 1995, p43-45, il
Record #:
2922
Abstract:
Determining which Web sites contain useful information is important to users. Evaluative criteria, including content, material organization, Web site overview, statement, time-sensitive data, and graphics will assist users.
Source:
Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 61 Issue 4, Summer 1996, p41-48
Full Text:
Record #:
3126
Author(s):
Abstract:
On October 26, 1996, over 26,000 volunteers took part in NetDay '96. Eight thousand classrooms in 700 schools in 111 school districts were connected to the Internet. Without donations and volunteers, NetDay '96 would have cost the taxpayers $13.5 million.
Source:
North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 54 Issue 12, Dec 1996, p6, il
Record #:
19725
Author(s):
Abstract:
By a 2008 state law, registered sex offenders are barred from using social networking sites. A Durham resident, Lester Gerard Packingham Jr., is a registered sex offender and recently challenged the law by opening a Facebook account under a pseudonym. Packingham is challenging the law based on its constitutionality of free speech and is now in the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Source:
Indy Week (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57), Vol. 30 Issue 22, May 2013, p9-10, il Periodical Website
Full Text:
Record #:
25403
Author(s):
Abstract:
The internet has made many things from teaching to signing up for classes much more efficient. Even so, some teachers are not quite as excited about it as the students.
Record #:
28223
Author(s):
Abstract:
Chapel Hill’s Judy Hallman is the executive director of RTPNet. RTPNet helps provide information technology service to over 100 nonprofit and community organizations in North Carolina. Before helping start RTPNet, Hallman worked for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and helped introduce computers and the Internet to the university. Hallman is retiring from her job soon, but will continue to do similar work developing open-source content management software for nonprofits.
Source:
Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 24 Issue 8, February 2007, p23 Periodical Website
Record #:
28182
Author(s):
Abstract:
North Carolina has been among the more progressive states when it comes to tackling the problem of Internet access. Although, efforts have been not as effective as they could be because of the lack of a national strategy. Many are hoping President Barack Obama will help create a strategy to combat the digital divide. Until then, state efforts to increase access to high speed internet and educational technology is strong and those efforts are detailed.
Source:
Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 25 Issue 49, December 2008, p7-9 Periodical Website