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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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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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Can You Get a Keylogger Just by Visiting a Website?
Ever since malware and virus infections have started to increase at a rapid pace, the fear of getting a keylogger just by visiting a website is bothering many people. After all, a majority of internet users access a lot of websites on a daily basis. ...

Author: Tithi Raha

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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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What types of cyber-attacks and how to prevent them?
Cyber-attacks are real problems that are here to stay, as long as the internet. It doesn’t matter whether you are an individual, organization, or business. Cybersecurity risks will catch up with you, now or soon. With the spread of connectivity relia...

Author: Faith Cheruiyot

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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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How does Chromecast work technically?
Chromecast is a small disc-shaped device from Google that plugs into the High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) port of your television. It streams content through the Wi-Fi connection of your mobile device or computer, from streaming services s...

Author: Ujunwa Chibuzor

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How to Check If an Email Is Legit?
“Phishing” is a popular term among hackers and hacking sites. These phishing emails are sent with the primary purpose of stealing valuable information or taking control of your networks.  It’s reported that every day nearly 3.4 billion phishing emai...

Author: Tithi Raha

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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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What is the Internet of Things IoT
The Internet of things (IoT) is a general term for the increasing number of electronics that are not conventional computer equipment but connected to the Internet to send information, receive instructions, or both. Tech analyst company IDC forecasts...

Author: Collins Okoth

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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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How to Take a Screenshot on a Widows Computer
Taking screenshots has been a common necessity in recent years; it offers device users a unique way of sharing specific information on their screens. Screenshots have particularly been popular among mobile phone users; however, computer users may occ...

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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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 to Get Rid of Computer Pop-Ups
If you have had the chance to encounter pop-ups when working with your computer, you understand how frustrating and irritating it can get. They will slow down your device and even create a gateway for other malware to infect your computer. No compute...

Author: Cate Greff

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How To Replace a Broken Laptop Screen
A laptop screen is a delicate part of a computer. Having a broken laptop screen can be catastrophic to the user. Any operation that's taking place in the computer system is not going to be visible. Regardless of whether you are amazingly cautious wit...

Author: Delilah Daut

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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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How To Replace a Computer Processor
I may have some bad news for you. Buying a new processor for your computer may mean that you have to purchase a new motherboard and RAM as well. However, before the replacement process starts, you need to pick the correct equipment for the replacemen...

Author: Delilah Daut

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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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How To Reinstall Windows 10
If your computer's performance has taken a nosedive recently, reinstalling Windows 10 - also known as a PC reset - might be the perfect solution. This is a somewhat extreme way of spring cleaning your hard drive, but it's certainly effective. If you'...

Author: Trey Williams

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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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What Is Processor Virtualization Technology?
In computing, many things can be made virtual, and there are various types of virtualization: network, desktop, and application virtualization. There are some challenges involved in the virtualization of modern processors (i.e., those built on x86 ar...

Author: Trey Williams

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How Do You Take A Screenshot in Windows 10
A screenshot is a snapshot image of whatever is visible on your screen at a given moment. It’s great for sharing real-time information with technical support or saving information on the web that might be subject to change in the future. Taking scre...

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