Electrostatic Discharge or ESD

What is Electrostatic Discharge?
ESD or Electrostatic Discharge is the flow of electricity between two electrically charged objects caused by contact. Creating static electricity, Electricity that does not move. The actual static electricity isn’t dangerous to electronics, the discharge is. Computer components are sensitive to static electricity due to the high silicone content.
Controlling or Limiting  […]

Desktop Computer Power Supply

The Computer Power Supply
The desktop computer power supply. During my many years of computer repairs people tend to forget this invaluable piece of hardware. This is one of the most crucial parts inside your computer. It determines on how much power your system components receive. To be able to function smooth and efficiently.

Without power […]

What is Computer Memory (RAM)?

Computer System RAM
This is a brief introduction to RAM on your computer and devices
Also known as main memory, primary memory, or system memory. Random Access Memory (RAM) is a hardware device. RAM enables information to be kept and retrieved on a computer system. Many modern devices use RAM these days. Such as your desktop […]

Solid State Drives SSD

SSD Technology Explained
What is a SSD or Solid State Drive? Like a USB drive, there are no moving parts. Information is stored in flash chips on circuit boards. A HDD or hard disk drive uses a mechanical arm.

It uses a read/write head that reads the information from a location on the storage platter. This […]