Also available in: தமிழ் , ಕನ್ನಡ

Free online course on Networks: Friends, money and bytes

Posted By:

Free online course on Networks: Friends, money

Princeton University and Coursera offers free online course on Networks: Friends, money and bytes.

A course driven by 20 practical questions about wireless, web, and the Internet, about how products from companies like Apple, Google, Facebook, Netflix, Amazon, Ericsson, HP, Skype and AT&T work. In this offering, we will cover 7 of the 20 questions, and you will have the opportunity to personalize your own learning experience by choosing which of the versions suits you best.

About the course:
The course would include answers to questions like what makes CDMA work for your smartphone, how does Google rank webpages, how does Netflix recommend movies, why do AT&T and Verizon Wireless charge you $10 a GB, how does traffic get through the Internet, why doesn't the Internet collapse under congestion, why is WiFi faster at home than at a hotspot?

  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Timings: 3 to 5 hours / week.

To apply, click here.

Please Wait while comments are loading...
JOIN US ON SOCIAL NETWORKS

Thousands of Careerindia readers receive our evening newsletter.
Have you subscribed?

For great career opportunity, get instant updates on Education, Career & Job
Careerindia