Of Didbits and Doodads
With all the many innovations being made, there are so many so-called didbits, doodads, thingamabobs, and doohickeys puttering around. Where do you begin? How does anyone make sense of computers these days? Luckily, there are people specifically trained to understand all the computer parts, and so there are people who know what they are talking about in regard to the various little computer parts. There are people who are professional, well-paid experts on every type of didbit you could possibly imagine.
Once you learn all you can from this site, why not learn more? Check out books on whichever subject or gadget interests you. Read periodicals and articles about advances in technology and the state of the many industries surrounding it. Take an IT guy out to lunch with you, and ask him all of your questions over coffee and sandwiches. (Always remember kids, well-fed IT department is a happy IT department). Knowledge is power, and it never hurts to expand your mental hard drive.
Some computer lovers even keep old models, tinkering with them long after innovations in the industry have made these dusty old parts obsolete. What can I say, some people are old softies. But those old softies often grow up to become the people in IT who fix the problems of professionals everywhere, every day. While it is true that there are valiant IT professionals waiting to jump to the rescue every day, it never hurts to have a little basic knowledge of how your computer works.
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September 17th, 2014
If you own your own home, then you probably have a concern for the safety of your family and the safety of your belongings in your home. You are probably also considering a home security system, but you may not know enough about them to proceed. There is a lot of debate about whether or not home security systems actually do the job they claim to. Many people complain that sensors aren’t placed where they should be or it’s too easy to get around for burglars that are experienced. Here are a few things to consider if you’re looking into purchasing a home security system.
What are your expectations as far as response time goes? If you are going to have an alarm system, then you need to make sure your expectations are in line with reality. If you live in […]
January 28th, 2014
You work hard to buy a home and put nice things in it. Unfortunately, someone else feels entitled to come to your home and take what you have worked so hard to achieve, simply because they lack the ambition to work for it themselves. Burglary is real, and it doesn’t always stop with theft. Your home may be torn up while invaders look for items of value, and people get hurt when they are home at the wrong time. A Schenectady NY home security system is important for any homeowner, because it offers you a way to get help as soon as possible, whether you are home or not. Homeowners should talk to a professional at a company like EOS Technologies.
The features of home security in Schenectady NY may now include cellular monitoring, so you are not unprotected if your […]
January 17th, 2014
I had never thought about buying a security alarm in Des Moines IA before I got married and had a little girl that I was responsible for. I was away at work one day when I started to think about what would happen if somebody tried to break into my house while I was away. I knew that my wife and my little girl were home alone, and they would not know how to protect themselves. I knew then that I would have to buy a security alarm in Des Moines IA. I knew that I wanted it, and I was sure that my wife and little girl would welcome the idea as well.
When I got home that night I started to ask my wife about the situation and she told me that she wanted to get one of the […]
January 9th, 2014
If you are thinking about the purchase of a flat screen television, it is important to make sure that you buy from a home theater store that offers installation to their customers. There are specific brackets that must be used, if you want to have the television mounted on the wall. If the brackets are not installed properly, they may fall off the wall and ruin the television.
A reliable home theater store will have everything you need for your television installation. They will sell the televisions themselves, the mounting brackets, and even offer installation from a trained service technician. The store may charge a small fee for the installation costs, but it is a fee worth paying. You want to be sure that you schedule to have the television installed during a time when you do not have anything […]