Why is storage in multiples of 8?

Answer The sectors and the input of data form this. If you want the whole story, let me give it to you:Data begins with a byte. 1000B is a Kilobyte, 1000KB is a Megabyte, 1000MB is a Gigabyte, etc.There a... Read More »

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What are the units of electrical measurement and their multiples and sub multiples?

A unit of electricity is measured in two ways. Voltage and current.The unit for current is the AMP (A), mA (1/1000 of an amp)The unit for Voltage is the Volt (V), KV (1000 Volts), mV (1/1000 of a v... Read More »

Will Cloud based storage beat External hard drive storage?

The disadvantage of cloud is that you need to upload your files and you need to have a good stable connection where as the ex HDD are easy, plug and play.But if you want you can go for cloud which ... Read More »

What does hard drive RPM matter I understand storage capacity (GB) and storage/transfer rate (bps) But RPM?

The faster the RPM's the fasterthe heads cover the actual area of the HDD storage space. That is what seeking is.The heads must find the address of a file before is can be transfered or more data... Read More »

How to Find Multiples of Seven?

If your aunt visits you once every seven months and your grandmother visits you once every three months, there is a way to figure out the first month both of them will visit you. To answer the ques... Read More »