The hard stuff
Need to identify an old piece of whatever? Try FCC search - many ancient pieces of hardware can be
identified by their FCC ID located somewhere on a circuit board.
Want to know how stuff works? Try
Howstuffworks.com - searchable. You will
find an explanation for almost everything.
- Confused by a bazillion of CPUs (well, at least I am on a regular basis):
CPUs explained by Wikipedia and a
list of sockets used.
- Databases of supported Laptops for
Things you always wanted to know: what kind of hardware do people shoot
up there and why
Real life - using things