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PC Technology Guide

PC Technology Guide

This site contains a great deal of information about the personal computer hardware components and peripherals. The information is not highly technical, so it is accessible to the general public.
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Rusty Simpson
Rusty Simpson (Student)
14 years ago
This is a wonderful site if you are interested in learning about a personal
computer. It discusses its components, storage, multimedia, input/output, and
communications. It also provides vivid pictures of the different parts of the
computer to give you a better understanding of the computer. One thing I really
liked is the fact that the site is continually updated. There is even an
update page so you can see what has been updated. Technology is always
changing--so you must update websites that deal with it. I feel that this is a
great site for those wanting to learn about PC's, even though it can get a
little more technical than one might want.

Technical Remarks:

Part of the site is restricted unless you purchase a license to use it which is
not that expensive. There is enough free information that the general user will
really not need to purchase a license. Any of the highlighted words that you
click on will require that you purchase a license. All information is laid out
clearly. It does take a little time for the pages to load if you are using a
dial-up connection.
Used in course? Yes
John McClelland
John McClelland (Student)
15 years ago
Very well laid out. Good history. It is a bit long for only wanting quick
information. Take a while to read everyhting. Full of information though

Technical Remarks:

It looks to get as deep as you need without needing 10 college degrees to
understand.
Used in course? Yes