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How we built it: Ringly and the first 5,000 units

To help aspiring entrepreneurs understand what it takes to translate an idea to an actual product, we recruited six hardware entrepreneurs how they did it. They’ll be presenting some lessons and answering your questions at our… 831 more words

What is a Proxy Server? Webopedia

A server that sits between a client application, such as a Web browser, and a real server. It intercepts all requests to the real server to see if it can fulfill the requests itself. 17 more words


Computer Repair Technician

Computer Repair Technicians work in a variety of settings, encompassing both the public and private sectors. Because of the
relatively brief existence of the profession, institutions offer certificate and degree programs designed to prepare new technicians, but computer repairs are frequently performed by experienced and certified technicians who have little formal… 555 more words

Computer Repair

Got 10GbE working in the lab–first good results

I’ve done a couple of posts recently on some IBM RackSwitch G8124 10GbE switches I’ve picked up.  While I have a few more to come with the settings I finally got working and how I figured them out, I have had some requests from a few people as to how well it’s all working.   So a very quick summary of where I’m at and some results… 210 more words


WD-40® Bandolier Merchandiser

WD-40 fixtures, packaging and merchandising are an ongoing feature on FixturesCloseUp. Here is yet another twist to WD-40® fixturing, though I do not know if the Strip Merchandiser is their creation, or a generic design available to all comers with appropriate size items… 173 more words

Shelf Edge Fixtures