Wednesday, February 21, 2018

HARDWARE

HARDWARE
Computer hardware (usually simply called hardware when a computing context is implicit) is the collection of physical elements that constitutes a computer system. wikipedia

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Seagate Wireless extends the space on your iPhone or iPad.

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