- Grab the nearest book.
- Open the book to page 123.
- Find the fifth sentence.
- Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions.
- Don’t search around and look for the “coolest” book you can find. Do what’s actually next to you.
“If the computer senses that there is no signal on the wire, it does not assume that it’s safe and then send its precious data out there, risking its annihilation if another computer has decided to do the same thing at the same time.”
A particularly appropriate sentence from Computer Networking Essentials by Debra Littljohn Shinder. I love the SCCS Media Lounge…