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How Does a Computer Work: A Definitive Guide
A computer is an electronic machine that acts as an information processor. It takes the raw information or data, stores it, works on it, and spits the result out. However, there is an entire process behind how the computer works.  A computer is desi...

Author: Tithi Raha

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Is the Thunderbolt 3 the same as the USB-C?
The Thunderbolt 3 and USB Type C are two distinct technologies that are also quite closely related. These two devices are indistinguishable from the bare eyes except for their logos. However, there are more distinctive features when we examine their ...

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Internet Connection: Why Is My Internet So Slow
We all have experienced slow internet speeds in our homes. I will guide you on the best way you can speed up your home internet, how different factors affect your speeds, and getting the best internet plans for your home or office. I will also guide ...

Author: Faith Cheruiyot

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How computers work: why is the processor important?
We have prepared this article with the sole aim of informing you what a processor is, it's components and how they function together in transforming data and instructions into useful information. , A CPU or processor is an electronic circuit found ...

Author: Gloria Mutuku

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How to Play iPhone MOV Files on Windows 10?
MOV is a default multimedia format of Apple for iPhones, Macs, and iPads used for storing audio and video content such as music and movies. The format was primarily developed for native playback on iPhones, iPads, and Mac computers. It includes singl...

Author: Tithi Raha

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How to create an invisible folder on your Windows 10 Computer
How to create an invisible folder on your Windows 10 Computer Do you have questions on how to create a hidden folder on your Windows 10 computer? Worry no more. With this informative piece, we will be sharing with you a step-by-step guide on this. F...

Author: Gloria Mutuku

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How do I change the default destination for my downloads?
The default destination for downloads on computers running Microsoft  Windows Operating System (Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10) is the C:/drive. The C:/drive is also the windows system drive where the operating system is located. For a computer ...

Author: Ujunwa Chibuzor

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I can’t see my wireless network in the list?
It’s frustrating when you can’t find your Wi-Fi network in the list. There are several reasons why you can’t see your wireless network, which we will help you fix. Why Is My WIFI Not Showing Up on My Laptop? In general terms, these are the reason...

Author: Berts Njoroge

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How to connect two Windows 10 computers wirelessly?
Connecting two computers is so important to share files. If you want to share files with your colleagues or friends, you will need to connect their computers with yours. There are several ways you can connect two windows 10 computers wirelessly, whi...

Author: Berts Njoroge

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Is my computer worth fixing?
Constant computer breakdowns can be frustrating, and if you are a frequent visitor to the repair shop you might start thinking of buying a new computer. However, a computer technician can advise you on the condition of your machine and if it is likel...

Author: Gloria Mutuku

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Does private browsing actually work?
With today's advanced technology, targeted ads and recommendation algorithms leave no space for privacy online. In line with this, you could expect your 'private' surfing through incognito mode to stay private, whereby you can remain anonymous. Howev...

Author: Collins Okoth

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How Do Search Engines Work?
You’re in the kitchen making your mom’s favorite pizza. To get topping ideas, you open your web browser to perform a search. You type ‘topping ideas’ in the search box, hit ‘Enter,’ and get eighty-nine million results in about half a second. For th...

Author: Ian Musyoka

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Can My Employer Monitor My Work Computer At Home?
An employer has every right to monitor the work computers of their employees at home. The employer will do so for various reasons: they will need to ensure their employees' productivity. It is also for the protection of the organization's software ...

Author: Gloria Mutuku

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Why Do We Need Ethics for Internet Users?
With the introduction of computers globally in the 1990s, the entire approach of working, communicating, and storing important information has changed. I mean, who would have thought that a machine can make one convey a message at any corner of the w...

Author: Collins Okoth

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A Detailed Guide to Removing Ransomware in Windows 10
One of the main problems faced by internet companies today is Ransomware. For this reason, cybersecurity has continued to grow as an industry in general. Unfortunately, players on both sides can easily be described as the bad guys and the good guys. ...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What is Ransomware How it Works and How to Remove it
Ransomware has grabbed the attention of many internet users, governments, and internet companies in recent years. Although Ransomware has been in existence for a long time, its effects have continued to be felt. Ransomware is short for Ransom Malware...

Author: Collins Okoth

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Best Solutions to Computer Overheating
Overheating in computers is often experienced by users when playing games. Even though it can be disturbing, the situation can be fixed. Overheating of the computer when playing games can be greatly attributed to insufficient cooling. It can make the...

Author: James Fleming

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The Role of Neural Networks in Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence, also known as AI, is an essential concept in modern science and technology advancements. AI's main idea is to build smarter machines that can go through a logical decision-making process based on previous experiences. Thus, t...

Author: Collins Okoth

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Which Windows Computer is Best?
When you are in the market for a new computer, you will likely be debating whether to purchase a Mac or a Windows computer. However, this is not the end of the deliberating process; if you opt for a Windows computer, you will need to choose from a br...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What Are the Signs a Website Has Been Hacked?
If you own a business, you likely depend a lot on your website. From eCommerce to marketing,  your website is the backbone of your transactions and everything in between. Without its help, you could face a lot of setbacks. Nevertheless, many business...

Author: Ian Musyoka

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How to Enter the BIOS or the CMOS setup
There is a long list of computing terms that have repeatedly confused novice computer users. Practically, the BIOS's confusion and the CMOS is one of the tops in this list. Unfortunately, I often hear people referring to the BIOS and CMOS interchange...

Author: Collins Okoth

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How do Wi-Fi Hotspots Work
A hotspot can be described as a locale or area that has an accessible wireless network. Wi-Fi hotspot is commonly used to refer to the available wireless connections in public places such as airports, restaurants, and coffee shops. Depending on your ...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What Is a VPN?
A VPN is short for Virtual Private Network. It is a collection of several networking schemes that allow computers to utilize public internet lines by creating a virtual network. VPNs have no specific standard models; however, it typically uses the pu...

Author: Collins Okoth

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Quantum Computers Explained Simply
In the 1930s, Alan Turing developed the Turing machine. This machine comprises an unlimited length of tape that was subdivided into small squares. Each one of these little squares could either store a 1 or a 0 or be left blank. Consequently, a read a...

Author: Collins Okoth

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Optimizing RAM with Multi-Channel Support
Nearly all computing devices require working memory to function properly. Take a look at your favorite device. Whether it's your TV, smartphone, or perhaps even your calculator, chances are it has its own memory module to store temporary data. Your c...

Author: Emman Jemuel

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Does Adding RAM Increase Computer Speed?
When purchasing a computer, one of the specifications to look out for is the amount of RAM it possesses. The system memory of your computer consists of two types of memory: virtual memory and physical memory (also called Random Access Memory). Unli...

Author: Ian Musyoka

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How Computers Work
In the 1940’s Thomas Watson, the leader at IBM Corporation, famously predicted that the entire world would need about five computers. Surprisingly, six decades later, there are about one billion computers. Computers have changed a great deal over thi...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What Is USB 3.0
USB is short for Universal Serial Bus. A USB is a plug-and-play interface that enables a computer to interact or communicate with other devices (Peripheral devices).  There exists a wide range of USB-connected devices such as mice, keyboards, flash d...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What Is a Computer Hard Drive Used For?
Have you ever turned on your computer only to see a black screen talking about “Imminent hard disk failure”? Maybe you suddenly drop your computer on the floor, then the screen goes black and refuses to turn back on again? If the screen is not the is...

Author: Cate Greff

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Which Computers Are the Best?
PCs have more power than ever before. Their evolution has enabled them to pack high-end graphics cards and eight-core processors, with some offering real-time ray tracing. Remarkably, some of these things were not possible a few years back. With that...

Author: Delilah Daut

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What Is SATA 6GB/s
The abbreviation SATA stands for Serial ATA (Advanced Technology Attachment), a modern generation drive interface preceded by the traditional wide and inconvenient Parallel ATA or PATA, also known as IDE. These technologies, PATA and SATA, describe t...

Author: Collins Okoth

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What Is a Processor Core
What Is a Processor Core? The Central Processing Unit (CPU) is considered the brain of a computer. The processor’s core is the part of the CPU that does the processing. In the days of early computing, a CPU would have been comprised of only one core...

Author: Trey Williams

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Why Is My Printer Not Connecting To My Computer
As a rule, we tend to upgrade our printers much less often than upgrade the software on our computers. This is because Microsoft and Apple are always releasing security updates and new features to make their Operating Systems more efficient, faster, ...

Author: Trey Williams

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How Do I Know If I Have a Virus on My Laptop or Desktop Computer
Making sure you have up-to-date anti-virus software installed is the easiest way of protecting your computer against viruses. This software is usually the first to notice that something is wrong. But with malware and hackers getting ever more sophist...

Author: Trey Williams

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How to Update Graphics Drivers on Windows 10
In today’s world, computers have become an essential part of our lives. From work to leisure, the relevance of computers in our lives cannot be negated. This, therefore, necessitates the need to take excellent care of these devices. When it comes to ...

Author: Gloria Mutuku