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Whether its boredom, or because the new Call of Duty came out and you have to be the first to beat it, most gamers understand the need to binge. However, one kid took it to a whole new level.
Today, it’s been announced that Google has agreed to pay a record-setting fine to the FTC of $22.5 million as a result of this action.
People are excited about the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini. In fact, many are putting aside some cash to purchase these devices whenever Apple announces them later this year.
Most major cities have a unique look. You can identify them not only from the distinctive skylines, but there's always that little something else that almost defies explanation.
A recent survey confirms what many have felt about consumer preferences in tablets: those with high brand loyalty and who crave the best apps are drawn to the iPad.
A computer terminal is an electromechanical hardware device that is used for entering data into a computer and displaying it. Although the first terminals were cost efficient, they were very slow compared to punched cards for input. As the technology enhanced and video displays were introduced, timesharing systems were developed and evolved to make up for any other problems. A terminal functions to display data and assist with data input. Historically, the first terminals were...
In relation to computing, a mouse is a pointing device that operates by detecting two-dimensional motion that is relative to the surface that supports it. Typically a mouse is an object held under the user's hand. It may have one or more buttons or wheels which allow the user to perform operations or other features that provide more control or dimensional input. The mouse's motion generally translates into the motion of a cursor on a display. The first mouse prototype was invented in 1963...
Mainframe computers are powerful devices that are mainly used by big companies for critical applications and bulk data processing. The name comes from their substantial size and certain power requirements. It originally referred to the sizeable cabinets where the central processing unit and main memory were located; today, however, it is used to distinguish high-end commercial machines from less powerful ones. In the 1960s, most significant computer system designs were set and established...
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