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Computers and Technology in the Communication Age

In what is considered the Information Age, we all need to communicate, be it for personal or business tasks. Computers and technology have become an integral part of our everyday lives, encompassing almost everything we do from making a phone call to sending out correspondence via email, fax or text and instant messages, and voice and video chat. We depend on technology to keep in touch with friends and family, as well as business colleagues and partners.

Technology - Accessories
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Basic computer accessories
For any computer owner and user, merely the usage of a personal computer is not sufficient. In order to become much more efficient with the work one does and also for the work to be performed easily, there are certain basic computer accessories available, that will aid the user for this cause.

Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS)

Many of us have gone through the painful anger of losing important work half way through, when the power supply suddenly goes out, while some of us have also lost valuable computer equipment due to spikes and surges of electricity. The solution to these problems can come from a UPS, which will remedy these issues with regard to electricity supply in a computer.

A UPS is an essential computer device that performs the maintenance of a continuous electricity supply to equipment to which it is connected, when power is not available or when the current fluctuates. Importantly, it is different from a standby generator, which provides power during a power failure. A UPS, however, continues to provide power for a stipulated number of minutes (around 15-20 minutes in general), so that preventive measures can be taken by the user to save data and other equipment. Many UPS's also provide protection from lightening.

Headsets

This is another important accessory for the computer user who has to engage in typing as well as listening and talking activities in his or her work environment. A headset comes with speakers coupled with a microphone making it further easy for the user to perform his job. Headsets are used in a variety of areas, ranging from call centers to home based gaming for kids.

Webcams

As the instant messaging trend revolutionized into the limelight, this accessory became extremely popular, for instant messaging through media such as video and images.  Read More

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