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100 Habits of Successful Graphic Designers: Insider Secrets by Josh Berger, Sarah Dougher, Plazm

By Josh Berger, Sarah Dougher, Plazm

Short of recommendation? simply are looking to sounds off? establishing this quantity is like grabbing lunch with a fellow dressmaker to commiserate or have a good time. In its pages, noteworthy designers, either prior and current, operating in fields starting from picture layout, style, structure, typography, and business layout pontificate on each subject, starting from points in time, notion, pageant, ideas, appreciate, schooling, and dealing with criticism-all with a specific amount of irreverence. Their techniques are boiled down into succinct, quotable charges and one-liners that exemplify their personality and exhibit their philosophy at the international round them.
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It transports data between different areas of the computer, such as RAM, the graphics card, and the hard disk. The data bus is connected directly to the CPU, and the capacity, or speed, of the data bus determines how fast information can be sent through the computer. 3 Random-Access Memory (RAM) Random-access memory is high-speed memory that is emptied each time you turn off your computer. Say you want to edit an image using Photoshop. The information necessary to execute this particular function—in this case, the Photoshop program and the image—is transferred from the hard disk via the data bus into RAM so that you can use it efficiently.

Using the SCSI interface, you can connect the computer to external hard disks, scanners, and other devices that handle large amounts of information. Even within the computer SCSI is used to send information between, for example, the hard disk, the CD, and the internal memory. Regular SCSI can transfer data at a rate of 24 Mbit/s, which corresponds to 3 MB/s. The successor, SCSI-2 or Fast SCSI, yields 80 MB/s compared with 10 MB/sec. SCSI is used relatively seldom today. Serial and Parallel Ports On most older computers there are serial and parallel ports.

4 CD and DVD CD (compact disk) and DVD (digital versatile disk) come in a number of different versions and are best suited for archival storage or transport of large amounts of data. They are based on optical technology and do not have magnetized surfaces, so they are not vulnerable to damage from electromagnetic fields and therefore are safer for long-term storage. Optical disks are generally not rewritable or erasable, which also makes them a very safe option for archiving. Though not as fast as magnetic disks, they have a life span of anywhere from ten to thirty years and are relatively inexpensive.

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