Category: Basics

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Raspberry Pi – Bassics

The Raspberry Pi is a series of credit card-sized single-board computers developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of promoting the teaching of basic computer science in schools. The original Raspberry Pi is based on the Broadcom BCM2835 system on a chip (SoC), which includes an ARM1176JZF-S 700 MHz processor, VideoCore IV GPU, and was originally shipped with 256 megabytes...

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Cooling solutions: Explained

We all have them in our computers. Even if we don`t realize it, the cooler/coolers in our computers are the most important component. It helps with keeping down the temperature of our processing units, so that they can operate at max efficiency. There are a lot of ways of cooling your heat producing components. Ranging from normal air coolers all the way to the exotics...

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Basic Computer Tutorial 3: Graphics Card

So… 2 days ago I had posted a top 5 to break things up a bit, but today we come back to our computer tutorial series. This week we bring you a tutorial about graphics card. 1.What`s a graphics card? The definition says that a graphics card (or GPU) is an expansion card, which generates a feed of output images to a display (such as...

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The Computer: Tutorial 2 – Motherboards

After last week`s lesson I thought that you will want to know more about motherboards. So… without any further of due let`s crack on with the tutorial. A Motherboard is the main printed circuit board (PCB) found in computers and other expandable systems. It holds many of the crucial electronic components of the system, such as the central processing unit (CPU) and memory, and provides...

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Computer: Lesson 1 – CPUs

This week I want to talk about the most important component of a PC: the CPU. The CPU or the Processor of a computer is the part that does all the operations that are necessary to make the computer work. There are a lot of companies that do CPUs, but the most important are Intel, AMD and IBM. Let`s talk a little about Intel. It...