Net-savvy


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Net-savvy

Knowledge of the Internet. It implies more than being able to occasionally surf the Web and use email. Net-savvy means having the next level or next several levels of Internet/Web skills, which includes downloading files and updating applications as well as being extremely aware of potential viruses.
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The modem built into its next-generation Dreamcast machine will have a broad range of Net-savvy games available by this fall, including the sequel to its best-selling football title, NFL2K1, and the Everquest-like Phantasy Star Online.
Hacking has become a favorite pastime for the Net-savvy teen, with a variety of sites that describe how to get into complex and secure systems and sell the programs the teen needs to do it.
As further evidence of the country's net-savvy, and laissez-faire, it is considering legalizing file sharing.
Police officials stressed that the lecture at Police Chief Randy Adam's semiannual breakfast was not a condemnation of the Internet but a warning to parents who are less Net-savvy than their children.
LOS ANGELES -- Listeners to Salem Communication's (Nasdaq:SALM) Christian Teaching and Talk-formatted radio stations are affluent, educated, married families who spend time enjoying family activities, home improvement and are net-savvy shoppers.
Akatsu, whose Silicon Valley endocrinology practice means she sees a lot of Net-savvy patients, applauds their efforts to learn about their conditions.
In fact, an eBay-commissioned consultant has estimated that drop-off stores have the potential to generate $10 billion in annual sales, not only providing a new outlet for consumers with items to sell, but also generating a huge opportunity for net-savvy entrepreneurs attracted to the concept of mixing retailing with high-tech Internet selling.
After 30 days online, you can pay a small sum to keep the folder available, though the smarter thing for the Net-savvy is to move the pictures to a personal Web site available free at any of the many Web locations offering free space to cyber-homesteaders.
But it is possible to make people think you know what's going on, or at least make yourself sound Net-savvy at parties.
For that Net-savvy 18-24 age group, however, the casual fling's the thing (36 percent, versus 32 percent for steady companionship, 20 percent for a committed relationship and only 3 percent for marriage).
It offers Net-savvy casting agents - and the curious user - a small photo of the professional actor, a brief description of his or her professional experience and an agent contact number.