The Invention of the Silicon Chip
Did you know that the silicon chip used in electronics today is actually a re-purposed military component? Even though it was originally created for a completely different purpose, this component has now found its way into many modern…311
The Machines that can Dig Modern Tunnels
While digging your own tunnel is a great idea if you have the time and resources to spare, modern day concrete cities are not exactly the best place to do it. With tight construction laws and a high demand for housing, cities require a great…166
The Birth of the Internet Highway
The modern internet owes its existence to a series of government-funded projects. It began with the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (ARPANET) in the early 1960s, and expanded into a network of networks with the creation of the National…152
What Are Embedded Computers in Automobiles?
Computers have become an essential part of modern life. Many of us spend a lot of time sitting in front of our computers, and as a result, a lot of us spend a lot of money on our computers, too. The computer industry is one of the most dynamic…199