Contains instruction in laptop ideas, data systems, networking, operating systems, pc hardware, the Web, software applications, assist desk ideas and downside solving, and principles of customer support. The title of first commercially accessible general-purpose pc” in all probability goes to Britain’s Ferranti Mark I for its sale of its first Mark I pc to Manchester University. The Mark 1 was a refinement of the experimental Manchester Child” and Manchester Mark 1 computers, also at Manchester College. A British authorities contract spurred its initial growth but a change in authorities led to lack of funding and the second and only different Mark I was bought at a serious loss to the University of Toronto, where it was re-christened FERUT.