Computer Papers

  • How To Build A Barebones Pc

    1952 words, 8 pages

    A computer is an electronic device that stores, retrieves, and processes data, and can be programmed with instructions. A computer is composed of hardware and software, and can exist in a variety of sizes and configurations. Hardware is the physical equipment of a computer system, including the central processing unit (CPU), data-storage devices, terminals, printer, etc. Software is a program or set of instructions or rules that control the operation of a computer. The most obvious hardware component is the computer case. The case is where size comes into play. A bigger case allows more room

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    Games History

    279 words, 2 pages

    The History of Computer Games Origins Computer Games originated in the late 1940’s using only the technology people had at hand at that time, such as primitive interactive electronic devices along with various display formats. The first Computer game device was created in 1947 by Thomas Goldsmith and Estle Ray Mann and patented in 1948; they called the device the “Cathode Ray Tube Amusement device”. Goldsmith and Mann’s design was based on the standard military radar display units, their machine allowed the user to control a vector drawn dot on the screen via an analogue device which simul

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    Cyber Crime

    1173 words, 5 pages

    In today’s day and age, everyone uses a computer. Whether it is just for fun (surfing the internet, downloading music) or for work (using Excel, Word or the internet for sources) there are not too many people that do not understand how useful the computer can be. In fact, many people have figured out how to use the computer to commit crime anonymously, and sometimes without the victim even knowing a crime has been committed. There are many different types of internet crime. First, it is incredibly easy to hide one’s identity on the internet. Most people use “user names” as opposed to actual

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    Apple Computers

    973 words, 4 pages

    Ron Edwards Research paper 10/2/08 Apple computers was established in Cupertino, California on April 1, 1976 and incorporated January 3, 1977 by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. The company was called Apple Computers Inc. for it’s first thirty years but dropped the word “computers” leaving it’s name simply Apple Inc. when they began working on expanding into consumer electronics like the iPod and iPhone. Apple employees twenty eight thousand people world wide and posts sales in excess of twenty seven billion annually. Apple has a devoted customer base and a unique reputation i

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    Kuiper Leda

    1450 words, 6 pages

    Running Head: KUIPER LEDA GENERIC BENCHMARKING Kuiper Leda Generic Benchmarking University of Phoenix December 01, 2008 Abstract Kuiper Ledia, Inc. is an electronic components manufacturer, specializing in the "production of Electronic Control Units (ECU's) and sensors for the automotive industry" (UOP, 2007). After finding success with this niche during the past 10 years, the company has recently entered into the Radio Frequency Identification Device (RFID) market and has been in production for six months. This new capability has caused notice from Midland Motors and they plac

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