Essays Tagged: "high speed"

Built for Speed

s with the tools to move faster, more efficiently. At the same time a dependence for the marketing, high-speed transportation and pharmacology of this modern age has evolved. In a race to outdo oursel ... could be considered the sleepless generation. An age of society's children weaned on the ideals of high-speed communication and accelerated culture has prided itself in mastering many of the facets o ...

(18 pages) 307 1 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

History of computers in America

n the last 40 years has it changed the American society. From the first wooden abacus to the latest high-speed microprocessor, the computer has changed nearly every aspect of peoples lives for the bet ... Eckert, John W. Mauchley, and their associates at the University of Pennsylvania decided to build a high-speed electronic computer to do the job. This machine became known as ENIAC, for 'Electrical Nu ...

(10 pages) 212 1 4.6 Feb/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The Internet, a worldwide connection

hy. At the top, each country has at least onepublic backbone network. Backbone networks are made of high speed lines that connect to other backbones. There are thousands of service providers and netwo ... after its original Pentagon sponsor. There were four supercomputer stations, called nodes, on this high speed network.ARPANET grew during the 1970's as more and more supercomputer stations wereadded. ...

(7 pages) 173 0 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Internet, an enormous impact on the American experience

asily, it will change how they make decisions and ultimately also their lifestyle.The Internet is a high-speed worldwide computer network which evolved from the Arpanet. The Arpanet was created by the ... ollege (Cooke 64). That is why the Clinton administration has made the building of an improved data highway the main component of a determined plan to strengthen the U.S. economy in the 21st century ( ...

(8 pages) 320 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

History of Computers

n the last 40 years has it changed the American society. From the first wooden abacus to the latest high-speed microprocessor,the computer has changed nearly every aspect of people's lives for thebett ... Eckert, John W. Mauchley, and their associates at the University of Pennsylvania decided to build a high-speed electronic computer to do the job. This machine became known as ENIAC, for'Electrical Num ...

(10 pages) 176 0 4.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

History of the Computer Industry in America

n the last 40 years has it changed the American society. From the first wooden abacus to the latest high-speed microprocessor, the computer has changed nearly every aspect of people's lives for the be ... Eckert, John W. Mauchley, and their associates at the University of Pennsylvania decided to build a high-speed electronic computer to do the job. This machine became known as ENIAC, for 'Electrical Nu ...

(11 pages) 170 0 3.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

for this essay I investigated Ohms Law. I investigated the effect that the length and the thickness of wire had on the resistance.

electrons for the current to collide with. It will also increase when the electrons are moving at a high speed. There are five main factors that affect resistance. These arei.Length of wireii.Temperat ... e second part of my prediction. The values of resistance in this wire are neither very low nor very high.28 SWGThis wire also proved both parts of my prediction. The resistance went up proportionally ...

(7 pages) 110 0 4.6 Aug/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Multi User Operating Systems.

not actually running simultaneously as the processor is actually switching between tasks at a very high speed, therefore each user sees their own task as having priority. One disadvantage can be that ...

(7 pages) 217 6 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Network Operating Systems.

sly as they are actually resident in memory processor is actually switching between tasks at a very high speed, therefore each user sees their own task as having priority. One disadvantage can be that ... e, you can:Ø See how many people are using the printer;Ø Set limits to the usage;Ø Give higher priority to some workstations, allowing them to print before others;Ø See who is currentl ...

(8 pages) 416 1 4.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

SANS/Project Manager

business.Access to all business data is imperative in order that accurate results can be achieved. High-quality of management and security/protection of data are also required in data maintenance.Wha ... ction of data are also required in data maintenance.What are SANS?A storage area network (SAN) is a high-speed exclusive network that interconnects different types of data storage devices with associa ...

(3 pages) 79 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

"Construct an essay that attempts to persuade the reader that competitive aerobics should be included as a sport in the 2004 Olympics."

The Olympic Slogan of "Faster, Higher, and Stronger," is really epitomized by Competitive Aerobics. "Faster" - Aerobics is high spe ... tomized by Competitive Aerobics. "Faster" - Aerobics is high speed, high impact fast moving sport. "Higher" - Aerobic routines included high leg and arm movements, jumping and pushing the body to its ... leg and arm movements, jumping and pushing the body to its limits. "Stronger" - Aerobics requires a high level of muscle strength, and cardio ability. It has been said that aerobics competitors have t ...

(2 pages) 24 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Economic Miracles Between the Biggest Big Country and the Biggest Small Country

na and Japan between 1950 and 2000Since the world economy went in 1950s, it increased at an amazing high speed. Many countries went out of the war's shadow and started their economic restorations. In ... g and the speed of development rather than quality and economic balance, but how could they produce high quality steels by those materials? In fact, most of the steels were not refined and with a very ...

(10 pages) 113 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Basic Registers in Computer processor

A, special, high speed storage area within the CPU. All data must be represented in a register before it can be ... data but holds the address of data. The rationale can be understood by examining a "for" loop in a higher level language, zeroing elements in an array of ten elements located in consecutive memory ce ... e actual instruction for the computer. All the objects, inheritance and encapsulation constructs in higher level languages translate down to just a number in assembly language in the end. Addition, mu ...

(4 pages) 27 0 3.3 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Programming Languages

The Archimedes screw .

p. The principle is applied in machines used for drainage and irrigation, and also in some types of high-speed tools. It can also be applied for handling light, loose materials such as grain, sand, an ...

(2 pages) 45 2 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

How does DSL works? How does cable modem works? Compare Pros and Cons. Which one do you like to use and why?

Technological changes impact our lives with its fast-growing, digitalized, high-speed, electronic, multi-media global network. We are in the middle of a digital revolu-tion th ... es of DSL have now been developed. It can now use the available space on the phone line to transmit high speed digital signals. More and more improve-ments are being done. Most DSL users are connected ... CO (Webopedia).How Cable Modem Works Cable modem, on the other hand, is a device that allows high-speed access from a PC to the Internet, via a cable TV (CATV) network. It modulates and demodul ...

(5 pages) 48 0 3.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Out of the ashes of WWI: How viable was the idea of a World Parliament?

the world, and they were very rich. For example, after the WWI, the economy of America went into a high speed development. From 1920 to 1929, the Gross National Product of Americans increased from 86 ...

(2 pages) 13 0 2.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Napster Ethics.

did mention that they to have heard of Napster. The changing way of how people are raised and the high speed changing of technology on the Internet, it was only a matter of time before someone would ...

(4 pages) 54 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Peanut butter.

Cups launched Free Online Calling during the quarter. The service enables Reeses Peanut Butter Cups high-speed access subscribers to make Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) calls free of charge and r ... ought embraces the elements of a scientific discipline. Rising from factual and conceptual bases to higher levels of generalization and integration. Generalizations deduced from concepts have variousl ...

(27 pages) 186 2 3.8 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Computer technology has become an integral part of our lives. Discuss what you envision will be some if its important impacts on your life over the next ten years.

usiness in the U.S. and one out of every two households. From the first wooden abacus to the latest high-speed microprocessor, the computer has changed nearly every aspect of people's lives for the be ... productivity of workers, scientists, doctors, managers, teachers and students. With its ability of high speed processing it is now possible to carry out mammoth calculations, write extensive write-up ...

(2 pages) 105 0 4.7 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Segway Scooter

ion. The scooter is composed of four main parts that are; the solid-state gyroscopes, tilt sensors, high-speed microprocessors, and powerful electric motors. These four components replace the four mai ... . They detect pitch and angles from which the scooter is off balance, they send that message to the high-speed microprocessors - the brain - that send the information of how to correct this imbalance ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Mechanical Engineering