Microcomputers are an interesting part of the history of computing and video games. In the 80s and 90s, the home computing revolution led to a large number of microcomputers on the market across the world. This means that if you want to start collecting microcomputers, knowing which system to chooseRead More →

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. – General Micro Systems (GMS) in Rancho Cucamonga, CA introduces the X9 SPIDER 3U OpenVPX single board computers for deployed military, aerospace, or rugged applications. The X9 SPIDER offers 455 gigabits per second of I/O throughput, alignment with the Sensor Open Systems Architecture (SOSA) technical standard, andRead More →

In previous centuries, it was common to tie the operation of a program to the clock speed of a computer. As computers got faster and faster, programs tied to that slower clock speed sometimes had trouble running. To temporarily fix the problem, some early 90’s computers included a “TURBO” buttonRead More →

Quantum computers, to some extent, are the modern equivalent of 1950s computers. Image: IonQ With all the excitement around quantum computing coming from researchers, businesses, and even governments, it’s tempting to envision a future in which Amazon Prime Day deals include enticing discounts on next-generation quantum computers, ready to beRead More →

MICROSOFT fought off the biggest “DDoS attack” in its history. The massive cyberattack involved tens of thousands of computers, most of which were spread across Asia. 1 Microsoft revealed a huge cyberattack that it managed to blockCredit: Microsoft Cyberattacks are increasingly common and highly sophisticated. One of the most commonRead More →

HP, Lenovo, Dell, Acer, Samsung, Dynabook and, of course, Microsoft itself are among the PC makers that have presented the most impressive Windows 11 offerings. Michael Goldstein, president and CEO of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Microsoft partner LAN Infotech, which is also a member of CRN’s Security 100,Read More →

Personal, courtesy of Acer As microchips have become more and more powerful, the need for a large desktop computer has diminished, as has the size of the computers themselves. These days it’s possible to get a competent machine just over the size of a hardcover book, and there are evenRead More →

The computer and office equipment industry is the backbone of businesses, including service and manufacturing companies. This industry deals with computers, computer hardware and peripherals, software, and office machinery and equipment. However, demand for products in the computer and office equipment industry varies with the level of business activity. Let’sRead More →