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Modern Computers Guide: Articles, Info & Tips

Technology is growing. This summer alone introduced us to many of the strides in cloud computing, while smartphones and tablets areModern Computers Guide: Articles, Info, & Tips getting all the attention. What about the modern computer? Is it dead? Despite talk and wonder if that of our desktops and laptops will disappear, there may still be a need for our home and work devices. Many people still prefer their computers and for some gamers, all their time and money will go into one.

Here, we'll take a look at the modern computer, from its history to where we are today. Will cloud computing make PCs and Macs obsolete? Will smartphones and tablets rule one day?

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