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Questions regarding architectures or design of specific parts, not consumer-related questions.

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, Windows 98 could use PC speaker on some computers as a normal sound output for all audio events, while new versions of Windows can only beep. The only remaining use of it seems to be to notify user of some low level problem which prevents computer from booting normally. …
answered Jul 22 '12 by AndrejaKo
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, the computer in your car doesn't really need to know what time it is in order to work (other than for clock). Computers in vending machines don't need to know the time (except for log keeping … purposes), computers in laundry-washing machines don't need to tell the time ass well and will work fine without any time. On the other hand, if you consider software as a component of the system, you …
answered Feb 26 '16 by AndrejaKo
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control, so you have much more pins you can directly toggle from computer. Main problem with it today is that you'd basically have to get a parallel port card for new computers since many do not have it …
answered Jan 2 '14 by AndrejaKo