Today's Tip: Turn your monitor off using your keyboard

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Using the Monitor Off Utility is a quick and easy way to turn off your monitor when you step away from your computer. Continue reading >>

Today's Computer Word: Axis

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Alternatively referred to as a coordinate axis an axis is an imaginary line that crosses through a point. Continue reading >>

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Today's Top Page: How do computers connect to each other over the Internet?

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Using a network connection, including connecting to the Internet, computers connect to each other to transmit data between them and communicate with each other using the TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol). Think of TCP/IP as a book of rules, a step-by-step guide that each computer uses to know how to talk to another computer. Continue reading >>

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1967 - Jonathan Ive is born.
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