By Leroy Jones, Jr. on December 30, 2008 8:00 AM
What is Cache?
Definition: Pronounced "Cash" - it is a special RAM chip that is very important in aiding the CPU when running a program. Important data or frequently accessed data is stored in the cache to prevent the CPU from always going to the main RAM for the necessary data.
By Leroy Jones, Jr. on December 26, 2008 8:00 AM
What is hardware?
Definition: The mechanical and electrical parts of a computer system, including attached devices such as printers, cables, modems, and so forth. The collection of compute hardware is also called a "platform".