10 Types of Computers | HowStuffWorks

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Advertisement It’s impossible to imagine life without a computer nowadays. We do our work, entertain ourselves and find out what we need to know via computers. Sometimes we forget that the smartphone is just a palm-sized version of our desktop PC. While the term computer can apply to virtually any […]

What Is A Computer Virus?

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A computer virus, much like a flu virus, is designed to spread from host to host and has the ability to replicate itself. Similarly, in the same way that flu viruses cannot reproduce without a host cell, computer viruses cannot reproduce and spread without programming such as a file or […]

What is Computer?

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What is Computer : Computer is an electronic device that is designed to work with Information. The term computer is derived from the Latin term ‘computare’, this means to calculate or programmable machine. Computer can not do anything without a Program. It represents the decimal numbers through a string of […]

A science and technology timeline

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Date Invention or discovery Articles on Explain that stuff Prehistory 4–5 billion years ago Sun starts to produce energy. Solar cellsEnergy 10 million years ago. Humans make the first tools from stone, wood, antlers, and bones. Tools and machines 1–2 million years ago Humans discover fire. BiofuelsCandlesCar enginesJet engines 25,000– […]

Inspector Gadget – TV Show Reviews

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Season 2 Overview Air Date: October 26, 1985 tbd S2:E42. M.A.D. Academy Air Date: November 8, 1983 tbd S2:E36. Double Agent Air Date: October 31, 1983 tbd S2:E35. Parched Nemesis Air Date: February 20, 2018 tbd S2:E34. The Heir Affhair Air Date: February 15, 2018 tbd S2:E33. MADthuselah Air Date: […]

What is a Computer Network?

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We’ll talk more about how this distinction is made in the evolution of computer networking step-by-step, from the early mainframe computers onward. The earliest computers had no networks — they were monoliths that crunched numbers through basic mechanical and electrical components. Then, slowly, as the technology evolved, we figured out […]

Personal computer – Wikipedia

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This article is about the general concept of a personal computer (“PC”). For the specific architecture often meant by “PC” in industry jargon, see IBM PC compatible. Computer intended for use by an individual person An artist’s depiction of a 2000s-era desktop-style personal computer, which includes a metal case with […]

Why Apple’s iPad Is the Gadget of the Pandemic

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In a flatlining economy, the $399 iPhone that Apple introduced last week might sound attractive. But there’s a better gadget deal in the pandemic: the iPad. Now it’s time for us to reconsider the iPad. Last week, I wrote about how the coronavirus had revealed our most essential tech and […]

What is computer? – Definition from WhatIs.com

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A computer is a device that accepts information (in the form of digitalized data) and manipulates it for some result based on a program, software, or sequence of instructions on how the data is to be processed. Complex computers include the means for storing data (including the program, which is also a form of data) for […]

Computer program | Britannica

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Computer program, detailed plan or procedure for solving a problem with a computer; more specifically, an unambiguous, ordered sequence of computational instructions necessary to achieve such a solution. The distinction between computer programs and equipment is often made by referring to the former as software and the latter as hardware. […]

Troy University | Troy University

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TROY is the Pathway to Your Future Earn your degree from a real, 4-year, accredited, state university focused on preparing you to excel in your future career. Every year, TROY equips thousands of men and women who enter their chosen fields career-ready and globally competitive. As a top-ranking educational institution with […]

Shop Today’s Best Laptop Computers

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Which laptop features are important? Once you’ve made the choice to purchase a laptop, look for key features like display resolution, storage and wireless access that will help make your computing experience go smoothly. Laptops with high-resolution displays are ideal for editing photos, playing games and watching movies, while touch-screen […]

HTML & Gadgets – Mori79: Google Sites School

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What is HTML? HTML is the computer language used for writing and formatting pages on the Internet and what you see when you view a web page is your browser’s interpretation of HTML. On Google Sites you can edit your page content source by clicking Edit page and then the […]

definition of computer by The Free Dictionary

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computer noun Quotations“The Answer to the Great Question … Of Life, the Universe and Everything … Is … Forty-two” [Douglas Adams The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy] Computers Computer parts  analogue-digital converter, arithmetic logic unit or ALU, cartridge, case, CD-rewriter, CD-Rom drive, central processing unit or CPU, chip, coaxial cable, […]

Command Prompt Gadget – CodeProject

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Introduction This gadget tries to improve this old Windows utility – the Command Prompt – by making it accessible through the Sidebar and by making its interface more customizable, while still retaining as much of the functionality as possible. If Linux has at least a dozen Command Prompt replacements, why […]

Computers – Walmart.com

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Get your tech in check with powerful or portable computers Are you ready to upgrade to a new computer? Walmart has plenty of options from laptops to tablets to desktop models all at Every Day Low Prices. Here’s how to shop for different models. Laptop, tablet or desktop computer The […]

Advantages & Disadvantages of Electronic Gadgets

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Electronic gadgets have revolutionized the way we work, play, shop and communicate. They are an ever-present part of modern life, but they don’t come without a negative side. The disadvantages of electronic devices, including addiction, are receiving an increased amount of attention. Anyone who uses electronic devices should be aware […]

Dr. Claw | Inspector Gadget Wiki

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“I’ll get you next time, Gadget! NEXT TIME!!!“ ―Claw’s famous ending line[src] “I give the orders!!!“ ―Dr. Claw[src] “Dr. Claw!“ ―Penny[src] Dr. Claw is the main antagonist of the Inspector Gadget franchise.  Routine Dr. Claw always intends to do what he can to achieve wealth or world domination, not to mention eliminating his […]