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Posts published in December 2016

Computer Memory – The Breakdown

Storage devices have come a long way in an extremely short amount of time; given how much they have changed from just my personal knowledge alone. I still remember using an IBM PC XT 286 with 640KB of RAM and a 64KB ROM to using services provided by companies over…

Current Trends in Computing

The American multinational technology company Yahoo, which has been around since the mid nineties has once again been hacked. This time it is more serious than ever before and a total of around one billion accounts have been identified in the biggest known breach in history as gleaned by The…

Academic integrity in a cultural context

In academia it is vitally important to backup your own thoughts and ideas by using previously written authoritative papers and articles in reference. This helps provide you more credibility as well as proof of what you’re saying actually makes sense and falls in line with previous extensive research that has…