How do you define your Computer

  When it come to defining something , we will normally find that even the obvious things become complicated. It is true regarding the computer also. For your elementary classes on computer  the definition of computer is simple and straightforward.  But when it come to judiciary and other law enforcing agents , the definition... more →
Posted in: GENERAL TOPICS, LIGHTER SIDE OF COMPUTING

Polaroid is back with instant Photography

I am an avid fan of Polaroid cameras. Even though  my family did not own a polaroid at the time  of its popularity , the trips to famous tourist destination also hold memories of polaroid pictures taken by tourist guides which they sold to us for high prices. Even though we have a film camera with us on such trips the fascination of... more →
Posted in: Gadgets

Know the X factor of your drive

What does the X stands for in the speed of your CD or DVD drive ?     The optical drives make their initial appearance   in music industry rather than computing industry.  Even the term Compact Disc was coined because the new medium was compact if we compare it with long play vinyl disks used to play music at that time.... more →
Posted in: GENERAL TOPICS, Hardware

what happens when we press refresh

What really happens  when we click ‘Refresh “?  will it improve the performance of the system  ?   If you have been with any typical graphic designer or a DTP operator  besides  his/her workstation , the most used function on the system is refresh .when ever an application take time to load , they will right... more →
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Why ROM is a RAM ?

  As a computer student , if we are asked about the opposite term for RAM , the obvious answer is ROM. So here we are just sharing some thoughts on why your ROM is also a RAM !   RAM or random access memory refers to the method by which the data is accessed   from  your memory .  Random Access means data can... more →
Posted in: ELECTRONIC COMPONENT SERVICE, Hardware, Uncategorized

What differentiate Service Packs and Patches

        Software development is a complex process and any software that roll out of the development centers have their own imperfections , most of which are evident in a a real life scenario. Any  software company will try to address the problem by constant research and development process  that will make... more →
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Why Booting is called “Booting “

  Yes , you know that cliche definition for booting you learned on your elementary classes on computing .   Booting :  is the process by which the computer loads the operating system files from the secondary storage systems in your computer ( like Floppy , hard disk ,or CD)   to the primary memory area ( R/W -RAM... more →
Posted in: GENERAL TOPICS, Hardware, LIGHTER SIDE OF COMPUTING

Power On Self Test – Demystified

    As a person who is using a computing equipment , You are aware about the term called POST and you also know it is expanded as Power on Self Test. Yes the same process which begins after you press the power button of your system .  This post is an effort to move a little deeper in to the process of POST and the... more →
Posted in: ELECTRONIC COMPONENT SERVICE, Hardware

Why You Should not Purchase a Used Laptop

        Buying    a used laptop is more risker than buying a used Desktop. So unless you are in a tight financial constrain ,                                               do not go for used laptop. The very basic question about a used laptop is that why the user  is selling it ?    expected answers... more →
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