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Eastman Kodak's attempts to emerge from bankruptcy by auctioning off patents are facing a potential roadblock as rival technology firms are reportedly pooling their resources in an attempt to acquire the portfolio, various media outlets reported on Friday.
Facebook is changing the way they approach their emergency backup procedures, and it all takes place in a building they’re calling “Sub-Zero.”
GraphicDesign.com is spreading its wings.
Apple’s shares have finally started to come out of their 4-month slump and, according to some, will soon reach those record highs analysts were predicting earlier this year.
Cracked screens have plagued mankind from the first day we pocketed one of these devices. However, the problem multiplied exponentially when these displays grew to take up the entire front of the device.
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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