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Part 1: Getting Started > What Hardware and Software Do You Need?

Hour 2. What Hardware and Software Do You Need?

Got a computer made within the last 10 years? Then odds are you can get it onto the Internet. The power of your hardware doesn't have that much to do with whether you can get on the Net. But it has everything to do with what you can do there.

In this hour, you discover the hardware required to use the Internet, explore the available options and the pros and cons of each. Once you've settled on a computer (or the pseudo-computer alternative, a WebTV terminal), you'll need to know which client programs and other software your Net travels will demand.


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