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What Is an iPod?

One of the most popular devices to come out in years is the iPod. The iPod is a portable device used for storing and playing digital audio files. The device was designed and manufactured by Apple Computer is one of the products that really brought the company to mainstream consciousness. The iPod’s...

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What Is Galvanized Steel?

Steel is an ideal construction material—it is easy to shape, strong, and easy to manufacture. It can also be remelted and recycled, making it very “sustainable” and eco-friendly. However, like all metals it is prone to rust and corrosion, especially when it is exposed to the elements. To solve...

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What Is GHz?

Hertz measures the frequency of cycles per second; gigahertz measures it in the billions range. So, one gigahertz or (GHz) equals one billion hertz, or one thousand megahertz (MHz). People usually encounter the term gigahertz, or GHz when buying gadgets. In fact, any computer geek will go into a...

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What Is Hard Anodizing?

Anodizing is a process that gives metals a stronger surface. Anodizing is usually done by immersing a metal, for example, aluminum, in a bath filled with sulfuric acid. This bath is an electrolyte and a low voltage electric current runs through this acid bath. The electric current allows for the...

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Google's Parisian Love Super Bowl Commercial

Google isn't known for advertising on TV (other than placement in the commercials of others) but this year they had a brilliant ad called Parisian Love which basically just showed how powerful Google is for so many things and how integrated Google has become into our lives. The ad was powerful...

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What Is MHz?

MHz is the abbreviation of megahertz. In order to fully understand what megahertz means, the root word hertz should be discussed first. Hertz is a term that was named after Heinrich Rudolf Hertz, who is one of the pioneers of the science of electromagnetism. Based on the International System of...

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What Is Online Audio Mastering

Online audio mastering is very similar to traditional audio mastering. By that we mean the behind the scenes mastering process and steps are exactly the same. Online audio mastering allows the communication and delivery between the artist and mastering engineer to be streamlined and remote. As an...

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Dyson Offers Customers Free DC25 Blueprint Upright Vacuum

Dyson offers customers a free DC25 Blueprint Upright Vacuum. Consumers can enter and perhaps win at Women's Day and Dyson websites. The only hitch is that you have to buy a Dyson vacuum first at the Dyson Website. Until March 7, 2010, Women's Day will be giving away one vacuum per day. Contestants...

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Obama Reveals Plan to Protect Against Cyber Attacks

President Barack Obama revealed parts of his classified plan to protect the United States against cyber attacks on Tuesday. The National Security Agency plays an integral role in the Homeland Security Program named "Einstein" created solely to prevent cyber threats. The Obama administration...

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iPad Sales Number 300,000+, Apple Shares Up

iPads sales number in the 300,000 plus range and increase Apple shares dramatically. Apple verified Monday, April 5th, 2010, that iPad's launch on Saturday was a huge success. Saturday marked a huge win for the Apple's iPod and ibook sales. International Apple stores were swamped with long lines...