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About Windows Disk Defrag

What is formatting the hard disk? When a hard disk is being formatted, it is separated into smaller sectors and into partitions that are different from each other. This is done using the read head to create an electronic separation between adjacent parts of the substrate, which is what the hard disk consists of. When data is written onto [...]



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About Microsoft Silverlight

Microsoft Silverlight is a RIA(Rich Internet Applications) framework built by Microsoft. It serves as an alternative to Adobe’s Flash player but has a significantly less market and adoption among both developers and customers. Silverlight plugin is available for major browsers as they help parse and run Silverlight content just like the [...]


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About Browser Extensions

Browsers have come a long way since their early days when parsing and rendering html pages was their primary function. Even today we can find command line browsers like Lynx on that still follow the same principles of navigating through URLs in a web page. However today browsers do much more than just render and display web pages. [...]