When shopping for an uninterruptible power supply (UPS), almost everyone would have noticed that they are either rated in VA's only or in both VA's and Watt's. This is not so with the vast majority of household equipment, including the very power supply unit (PSU) of the computer itself which comes rated in Watts only.
Technology enthusiasts and experts know that the presence of an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) can be vital to the longevity of their technology equipment, especially when they are powered by unstable and / or badly maintained power grids; however most people are unaware of the advantages that owning a UPS can have. But the real
It looks like Atlantis, the legendary eighth continent on Earth, have been found. According to news, a U.S.-led research team may have found the lost city in southern Spain. Read on to find out more.
More than a day after being hit by a severe earthquake, Japan's telecommunications services reamin largely disrupted. Read on.
Even though power supply units are the most critical part of almost every electronic device, being a component absolutely vital to their operation, they rarely are given the attention they deserve. Almost no technology equipment can operate without them since electronic devices cannot operate using the utility grid AC voltage, which also varies in level
During a flight from Orlando, lucky passengers on a jet had one of the best views of the Discovery's launch. Watch the video.
The next time you head out to a computer shop to purchase a Western Digital (WD) product, don't be surprised if you find out that part of the technology used to develop the company's storage devices hails from Singapore's very own laboratories. This is because the American hard disk manufacturer has just announced the establishment
Dynamic random access memory (DRAM) price may increase come March, as Japanese PC chip maker Elpida considers raising DRAM prices in view of growing demand. Projected price for 2Gb DRAM chips in March could be as high as $2.50, a 19% increase over the current $2.10.
Through daily experience with common household equipment, many people should have noticed the terms AC and DC voltage and / or current; for example on a car battery which outputs 12V DC voltage or a household lighting lamp which needs 230V AC voltage. Yet only very few people can actually realize even that there are
IBM's Super computer, Watson beat its human competitors in the gameshow, Jeopardy. This clearly represents advancements in enabling computers to interpret information in human context. Are humans in jeopardy? Read On.
Xbitlabs reports that AMD is planning to produce 100% of its desktop processors at 32nm (or 40nm in case of Ontario/Zacate) as early as Q2 2012, completely eliminating the current 45nm+ Athlon/Phenom CPUs. After several delays, 2011 is surely the turning point for AMD. With Ontatio/Zacate APUs already released, next in line is the Llano
Made up of ten-nanometre-thick germanium wires, this nanoprocessor far surpasses similar projects in terms of complexity and function.
Mattel has unveiled their new range of Hot Wheels Video Racers, small toy cars that are able to capture video.
Contour has launched the new ContourHD, a lightweight, wearable HD video camera.