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DatumThursday, 12.September 2019 KategorieKnow How

PC health: Software

Terms like computer virus, Trojans or malware are unfortunately known by a lot of people. Slowly running PCs, destroyed data or even no access to the own PC at all are just some of the consequences. So what can be done on a PCs software level to keep the device healthy?

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DatumMonday, 09.September 2019 KategorieKnow How

Image 1: 9-pin sub D port labeled as COM3

In the field of consumer PCs and notebooks the RS-232 port has been replaced by the USB. Nonetheless it still plays a big role for our customers in the industrial and POS sector. In this article we want to explain what stands behind this serial interface.

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DatumThursday, 05.September 2019 KategorieKnow How

Kensington Security Slot on the NOVA Q170

Many of our Mini-PCs especially those in the Digital Signage field, are often used in public places such as fairs or advertising panels. Where there are many people, there is also a risk of thieves. To protect against this risk, the Kensington Lock has proven itself. Read on to learn what stands behind this port and how it works.

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DatumMonday, 26.August 2019 KategorieKnow How

What's new August 2019

It’s time for some news: As CPUs get smaller and smaller, Nvidia’s RTX graphics cards are getting better and better. Keyword: Raytracing. In addition, Microsoft has done some research about the current status of the Internet of Things.

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DatumThursday, 22.August 2019 KategorieKnow How

PC health: Cables

In the first two articles of this series that deals with the health of Mini-PCs, we already took a look at the right cooling system and the SmartFan function of actively cooled devices. But also from the exterior, or rather on the housing of Mini-PCs there are things that can have an impact on the health of a Mini-PC: Cables that are connected to the different ports.

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