Helps students learn the computer concepts essential for success with TECHNOLOGY NOW, 2nd EDITION: YOUR COMPANION TO SAM COMPUTER CONCEPTS. Updated with the latest changes in technology as well as IC3 objectives, content aligns with new Computer Concepts tasks in SAM (Skills Assessment Manager), Cengage Learning's robust training and assessment system. Use the printed book with SAM or as a full digital solution in SAM or MindTap® online for a learning experience ideal for all learning styles or levels of experience. Reading activities integrated with SAM Concepts training videos, SAM Exams and quizzing are delivered in a customizable learning path. This edition provides hands-on and critical-thinking activities, ethical scenarios, and team projects to elevate thinking and keep students engaged. Simple language, everyday examples, and visual information in small chunks further ensure understanding. Customize the printed book and SAM or MindTap® to include only chapters that meet your objectives.