• Xbox Vs Gamecube Game Cube
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    Released this past month where the next-generation gaming consoles. Hoping to capture a market dominated by Sony's PlayStation 2, Microsoft has earmarked $500 million for its marketing campaign and the hype alone is enough to make a certain people look at this console. A sizable investment at $299 for the Xbox and $199 for the Game Cube, getting past the price tag is only the first hurdle. The second is deciding which to buy. The world's largest software maker followed familiar territory in deve...
  • Attenuation Effects On Data Transmitted Through Cable
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    Attenuation Effects on Data Transmitted through CableAbstractAttenuation refers to any reduction in the strength of a signal. Attenuation occurs with digital or analog signals. Attenuation is the end result of signals being transmitted extended distances. Attenuation is usually expressed in units called decibels (dBs). The cable type will determine at what point along the length of the cable signal degradation occurs. Repeaters can be inserted along the length of the cable to boost the signal st...
  • Time Geometric Line Temporal
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    For all of history (which we will get to later), people have wondered if they could travel time, as long as there has been a past, people have wanted to live in it. As long as there will be a future, people will dream of it. But what is time? That seems to be a question capable of capturing minds and driving philosophy forward. Why is that question different from 'What is distance?' ? Is it just because with distance I can always go back? Many great thinkers claim that 'Time is a curve, that lay...
  • Diamonds Diamond Carbon Cube
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    A Diamond is one of the two natural minerals that are produced from carbon. The other mineral is Graphite. Even though both of these minerals are produced from the same element, carbon, they have totally different characteristics. One of the most obvious difference is that Diamond is hard and Graphite is soft. The Diamond is considered to be the most hardest substance found in nature. It scores a perfect ten in hardness. Because of its hardness a tiny Diamond is used as a cutting and drilling t...
  • Video Game And Interactive Entertainment Industry
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    Market research firm DFC Intelligence has released its latest forecast for the video game and interactive entertainment industry. The new report forecasts that worldwide sales of traditional PC game, video game and portable game hardware and software are expected to increase from $23. 2 billion in 2003 to $31. 6 billion in 2009. Last month DFC released a separate report, The Online Game Market 2004, which estimated that the online game market would reach sales of $9. 8 billion by 2009. This wou...
  • Game Cube Xbox Playstation Dvd
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    Which system is better, Microsoft Xbox, Nintendo Game Cube, or Sony PlayStation 2? Which system is the better buy? These are just some of the questions people ask themselves when it comes to purchasing one of these systems. In my opinion, I believe that the "best buy" is the PlayStation 2. The PS 2 offers a reasonably powerful processor, about 297 MHz (Megahertz). It may seem a little bit on the sluggish side compared to the processor of Xbox, about 733 MHz, and to the Game Cube processor, about...
  • Ice Cube Dilemma Regular Soda
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    Lab Report Purpose of Experiment We are conducting this experiment to determine if; ice melts faster in regular soda or diet soda, ice melts faster in regular soda or water, ice melts faster in sugar solution or water or ice melts faster in salt solution (Mg SO 4) or water. Description of Experiment Different solutions of water, regular soda, diet soda, sugar solution and salt solution will be placed in beakers, weighed and acclimated to room temperature. Water will be used as the control. A col...