Posts tagged ‘computers’

ALT key shortcuts

“Taking shortcuts doesn’t mean shortcutting the end result,” TV chef┬áSandra Lee tells us. And she certainly knows a thing or two about […]

09/05/2013. Category: technology. Tags:

The Brave New World Of 3D Printing

It merited just one line in U.S. President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address in February 2013, but it could change […]

04/13/2013. Category: technology. Tags:

Maximum RAM on Windows 7 and Windows 8

The easiest and most affordable way to make your computer run faster is to add more DRAM (Dynamic Random-Access Memory). But there […]

03/05/2013. Category: technology. Tags:

Sinclair ZX Spectrum vs Commodore 64

A gaming computer with 48K memory? That’s not a typo – it’s not meant to be 48GB, it is 48 kilobytes. The […]

03/01/2013. Category: technology. Tags:

Funny words in the computer world

There are some funny words in the computer world! A brouter is a network bridge and a router combined in a single […]

08/17/2010. Category: technology. Tags: , , ,

Artificial Intelligence

In 1637 Rene Descartes, the French mathematician and philosopher, predicted that it would never be possible to make a machine that thinks […]

02/09/2010. Category: technology. Tags: , , , ,

The computer rat vs the computer mouse

Douglas Engelbart invented a large foot-operated control called a rat for the computer in the late 1950s but it never caught on. […]

10/21/2009. Category: technology. Tags: , ,

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