Blogs

Blogs

Dust, the silent killer.

Your dusty equipment could be dying a slow and painful death if you don’t check on them…   South Africa is a hot place to live, in summer we can have 30c days and in winter we are lucky to see single digits at all… This leads us to a...

by Jacques
September 7, 2017
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Are computers dying?

When I was growing up, I very clearly remember laptops and tablets being exclusively for business or tech people that had a need for the device and could justify the price and features. During the 5 years running up to 2010 it seemed like all the companies were fighting to...

by Jacques
July 10, 2017
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Intel i9, is it as good as they say it is.

The world is abuzz with the news of this new Intel I9 and x299 chipset, and after checking out the reviews and enjoying the amazing amount of info there is that was simply copy and pasted… So to start off, there are no, NO samples available for the x299 and i9...

by Jacques
July 4, 2017
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Hackers, Phreakers and Crackers.

To learn to hack you have to have an almost insatiable need to learn how things work First thing to help to hack is knowing programming Good hackers need to know how to write programs and make custom tools to help them. So, how do they do it? Hackers like...

by Jacques
February 23, 2017
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Quantum Computers

For most of our history, human technology consisted of our brains, fire, and sharp sticks. While fire and sharp sticks became power plants and nuclear weapons, the biggest upgrade has happened to our brains. Since the 1960’s, the power of our brain machines has kept growing exponentially, allowing computers to...

by Jacques
February 23, 2017
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How the CPU works, Basically.

CPU also was known as processor stands for central processing unit. This is what does the calculations In your computer and is most probably the main contributor to the speed and responsiveness  This is what does the calculations In your computer and is most probably the main contributor to the...

by Jacques
February 23, 2017
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When is a virus not a virus.

Viruses, worms and Trojan Horses are all malicious programs that can cause damage to your computer, but there are differences among the three. What Is a Virus?  A computer virus attaches itself to a program or file enabling it to spread from one computer to another, leaving infections as it travels. Like...

by Jacques
February 23, 2017