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".
By Leroy Jones, Jr. on December 24, 2008 8:00 AM
What is a GPU (Graphics Processing Unit)?
Definition: A special processor dedicated to calculating the graphics in a game. A GPU allows for better looking console games and takes the load off of the CPU during gameplay. Think of it as a video card in a PC, but for consoles.