What are OEMs? (Original Equipment Manufacturers)

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The Future of Cloud Storage? NVMe Over Fabrics

Learn more about the latest and greatest flash storage innovations from IBM here: http://ibm.biz/flash-solutions NVMe over Fabrics is a new method for linking together servers that could speed up everything from online gaming to your social media timelines – but how does it work? Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave Read more about The Future of Cloud Storage? NVMe Over Fabrics[…]

History of the Computer Keyboard

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History of the Motherboard

Sign up for Private Internet Access VPN at https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/linus-tech-tips/techquickie The first true PC motherboard appeared in 1981, but the road that let up to it was quite long – as was the journey it took afterwards! Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave a reply with your requests for future episodes, Read more about History of the Motherboard[…]

History of the Laptop

We’ve gotten used to thin, light, yet powerful laptops that can do almost everything a desktop can – but it wasn’t always that way! Learn about the history of laptops, from the earliest bulky portables to the sleek machines of today. Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in Read more about History of the Laptop[…]

The History of Microsoft (1975-2001)

Have a look at Microsoft’s meteoric rise to becoming one of the titans of the software industry, as well as its stumbles along the way. TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and save 10% when you sign up for unlimited TunnelBear data. Follow: Read more about The History of Microsoft (1975-2001)[…]

What are Mainframes?

Mainframe computers, also known as “big iron,” power things from credit card processing to airline ticketing. How do they work, and what makes them different from other large-scale devices like supercomputers? TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and save 10% when you sign Read more about What are Mainframes?[…]

History of GPUs As Fast As Possible

We’ve come a long way since Pong was state-of-the-art. Let’s have a look at some of the milestones in computer graphics over the years. TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and save 10% when you sign up for unlimited TunnelBear data. Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Read more about History of GPUs As Fast As Possible[…]