Technology

Electric Appliances

First of all, we have to look into what is the definition of Appliance in-general and specifically for Electric Appliance.

Definition of Appliance

What is the definition of Appliance? The term appliance can be defined as, "a device or apparatus or equipment designed to perform an application or task, other than industrial, benefited in our personal life that uses some kind of technology". In short, an appliance is a machine that reduces a human’s effort in carrying out a specified work or task. For example, a scissor uses to cut our hair, an iron box to ironing our clothes, a TV to watch entertainment programs and news form different parts of the world. Here, scissor uses mechanical technology to perform its function. It uses only mechanical energy that generated by parson it operates, where as, other two appliances use electricity as the source of energy to operate it. Appliances may be indoors or outdoors, fixed or portable or hand held or hand operated or remotely operated or computer controlled and there on.....

General Questions And Answers In Engineering and Technology

What Is Engineering? Engineering is an art of applying science to the optimum conversion of the resources of nature to the uses of humankind. It is based principally on physics, chemistry, and mathematics and their extensions into materials science, solid and fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, transfer and rate processes, and systems analysis. It is thus we must define Engineering: "the practical application of science and math to commerce or industry". In other words "the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems".

Electrical Engineering

Electrical engineering deals with practical applications involving current flow through conductors; focuses on the design, construction, and operation of electrical systems and equipment. It includes developing, producing and testing of electrical and electronic devices and equipment, such as, generators to produce and distribute electricity, electric motors and other electrical machinery, transmission line.

Advantages of WiMAX Broadband - Long Distance Wireless Technology

WiMAX Broadband Internet is an IP based Wireless Broadband Access Technology utilizing IEEE 802.16e-2005 standard as the air interface. WiMAX will provide broadband connectivity anywhere, anytime, for any device and on any network. WiMAX is a unique technology being deployed by BSNL for the first time in India.

Abbreviations and Acronyms Commonly Used in Technology

Technology uses acronyms and abbreviations without limit. Whether it is engineering or medical or space, it becomes hard to make out what technologist and their literature uses to convey the messages. You can find every now and then these technologist and technocrats throwing jargon like acronyms and abbreviations. occasionally these jargon make the investor or buyer of the technology products gets mad and hard to understand. This page will help you to sort out such situations some extend.

Differences Between K bits Per Sec. And K Bytes per sec. (Kbps and KBps)

Ever thought about the unit of data or information you take or give while using Internet? When you visit wikipedia page, you largely download data to your computer wherein submitting an application or uploading a video file to youtube, you largely upload data from your computer. But how do you measure how much data you have downloaded and how much data you have uploaded and what is the unit to measure it? Majority of the netizen unaware the actual units but they know something about kebeepeeyes. What is this kebeepeeyes? Why you should know this? There are two kebeepeeyes - kbps and kBps.