Author: Melonie

A Brief History of Chipsets

Back in the days of computer yore, PC motherboards consisted of lots of discrete integrated circuits. This generally required a separate chip or chips to control each system component: mouse, keyboard, graphics, sounds, and so on. As you can imagine, having all those various chips scattered about was pretty inefficient. In order to address this […]

10 Computer Facts

With the passage of time, computer’s use was started in every field of life, today no matter what field are you in, and you will see a computer placed on your desk because without it, nothing can be done fast as required. 1. Keyboard The alphabets are scattered on the key board keeping in view […]

Apple – the world’s first commercial water-cooled PC

The world’s first commercial water-cooled PC was Apple’s Power Mac G5, that’s really one of the amazing computer facts When Apple’s power adapter (of a MacBook) had a teardown. It was found that the microcontroller used inside it was as powerful as the one used in the Macintosh computer (the first generation). INTERLAC was developed […]

History of technology

The development over time of systematic techniques for making and doing things. The term technology, a combination of the Greek technē, “art, craft,” with logos, “word, speech,” meant in Greece a discourse on the arts, both fine and applied. When it first appeared in English in the 17th century, it was used to mean a […]

25 Easy Ways to Get a New Perspective on your Small Business

A change of scenery, even one as simple as standing up from your desk, can do wonders for your creativity — and for your business. As summer winds to a close, there’s no better time than now to break away from your usual routine and try something new. How to Gain a Fresh Perspective Even […]

68% of Employees Would Purchase a Group Life Insurance Plan If Offered to Them

A survey conducted on behalf of OneAmerica by Harris Poll revealed 68% of workers would be somewhat or very likely to purchase voluntary group life insurance if it was offered by their employer. The survey comes as Life Insurance Awareness Month is being recognized in September, which highlights the need for this type of coverage. […]

Property market reality-check in five charts

It’s widely known – among Moneyweb readers anyway – that the residential property market has been flat in real terms over the past decade. But FNB’s August House Price Index reveals a number of details and trends that are not as apparent, especially when looking at the data month-by-month. 1. 96% of sellers have had […]

Tiny bullet shaped implant may provide relief from long-term back pain

Back pain is a condition that a large number of people face due to various factors ranging from age to the modern lifestyle. While people try different measures including exercise as well as surgical procedures to deal with it, even a small device can make a lot of difference. An experimental procedure which involves putting […]

3 Habits That Will Improve Your Mornings

Mornings are my enemy. I hate waking up and love sleeping in, but that just doesn’t fly anymore having an 18 month old. Starting your morning off on the right foot sets the tone for the rest of the day so I am a firm believer in making your mornings go as smoothly as possible. […]