During the training session in IT infrastructure , I normally get irritated when some of my students and even my fellow trainers pronounce the “Nero” as nuro, naro or something else . It was back in 1998 that I come across this software to write data to the CD-RW mediums . What catches my attention at... more →
Every student who goes through the IT infrastructure study will surly go though the theory of North and South bridge chips on the motherboard . ever thought why theMemory Controller Hub and IO controller hub are named so ?
The two chips are aptly called the bridge because it acts as a bridge between your microprocessor... more →
When we study about computing , there are so many terms which we take it for granted . I think PS/2 is one of them . Every body is aware that the small six pin din connector where you plug the keyboard and mouse is called ps/2 connector. But why it is called by such a strange name ?
Well , the term PS/2 was the name of... more →
IT industry will always find new ways to attract its customers .
When netbooks comes to the market some 4 years back , it was charming and affordable . I opted for a Asus eeePC as my prime machine instead of my heavy Dell inspiron. Even though people said that Intel atom is under powered , I did not find any issue with it... more →
re-branding is always confusing . The idea of naming a new innovative concept with a name that was a decade old is not that much appealing . I am talking about the new product from Microsoft that is trending in Google search .
It is the Microsoft Surface.
The initial idea of Microsoft Surface was dates... more →
How many of the hardware professionals treat ESD as a main subject when handling delicate hardware components inside the desktop or laptop ?
we can have a basic discussion that I am sure known to many of you out there but failed to observe in real life .
Electro Static Discharge or ESD is the charge that build... more →
There are so many discussions going on about can you become rich by selling the gold hidden inside your micro chips . Yes , most of us were get fascinated by the yellow metal and that makes this topic interesting .
The good news is that your micro chips contains gold . The bad news is that there is not enough gold hidden... more →
My initial machine has a harddisk capacity of 540 MB. At that time if you ask me about loosing 200 MB space I will say it means a lot to me . But it was long back in 1994 and my home machine has 2000 times capacity than my original one .
So I will find it curious that people are debating... more →
There are numerous articles on internet which discuss the same topic , but curiously most of them are discussing on the third party application to set up your own wi-fi hot spot. This post is an attempt to discuss the in built feature of windows 7 to convert your wired internet or 3g connection to a shared access... more →
Digital Millennium copy right Act ( DMCA ) may be controversial from the initial days of that act itself. This blog post is not an effort to check the merits and demerits of DMCA , but rather considering the DMCA from a normal bloggers point of view .
What is DMCA ?
Just as part... more →