International Journal of Information Science and Computing
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Title:
Eco Friendly Information Services for Better Societies: Trends and Possibilities
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Information is one of the valuable assets these days for several reasons. Information is needed in almost all the organizations and institutions regardless of type. Initially Information Service was mainly provided by the information foundation such as information centre, documentation centre, data centre, libraries, information kiosk with short range services and long range services. Though, later on the need of information create a separate information zone in other organization and hence, in general information foundation and organizational information unit computing is a major tool and thus the question of eco-friendly computing services are evolved ; and later on and most recently Green Information Services. This paper talks about Green and Eco-friendly Information Services and need of such services including strategy and policy to offer such services.

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Title:
Emerging Internet Services: An Overview
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In this work I present a systematic way by which we can monitor, quantify and also improve the reliability of outgoing emerging Internet services. In this paper our focus is on the Internet services allows us to access huge amount of Information such as text, graphics, Sound, software and so on, over the Internet by the Internet Services Providers. There are different types of Internet services such as- Communication Services – This service divided into Electronic mail, Telnet, News group, Internet relay chat, Mailing lists, Internet telephony, Instant messaging, Information Retrieval Services – This service divided into Archie, Gopher, File transfer protocol, Very easy rodent oriented net wide index computer achieved, Web Services, World Wide Web.

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Title:
Assessment of Basic Computer and Internet Skills among Students in Rural Areas of Prakasam District: A Study
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This paper presents the information about the computer knowledge and internet skills of the rural youth in Prakasam district, Andhra Pradesh. Computer knowledge and internet skills are compulsory in the present work in particularly for the rural students who are pursuing degree and post graduation. The Internet can be known as a kind of global meeting place where people from all parts of the world can come together. The government departments, private companies and non-governmental organisations are advertising the information in their websites, blogs and job search sites. Due to lack of internet skills, communication skills, computer knowledge the rural urban poor youth are in back to get the jobs. Very les studies are available on the present issue. Based on the situation the present article has through a light on the issue. The objective is to assess the computer knowledge and internet skills among the rural students who are above Intermediate. Prakasam district has been selected as the research setting for this study. Based on the review of literature the interview schedule has been prepared and collected data from 70 college students who represented from rural areas and small towns. The major findings in the study are 54% of the respondents are males and 46% of the respondents are females. 74.3% of the respondents is having the computer knowledge and only 25.7% of the respondents are not having the Computer knowledge. 71.4% of the respondents are not having the power point presentation skills. Government should have to organize the trainings on computers and internet in rural areas as well as small towns in Andhra Pradesh. Women participation in learning technology is very less. Government and colleges should have to focus on women to increase the learning ability among girls.

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Title:
Blockchain Technology: A Revolutionary Bitcoin Technology
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Blockchain is a decentralized transaction and data management technology developed first for Bitcoin cryptocurrency. The interest in Blockchain technology has been increasing since the idea was coined in 2008. The reason for the interest in Blockchain is its central attributes that provide security, anonymity and data integrity without any third party organization in control of the transactions, and therefore it creates interesting research areas, especially from the perspective of technical challenges and limitations. This paper highlights the architecture, benefits and applications of Blockchain Technology.