Atomic Wall Clocks

December 23, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Today, an atomic clock is the most accurate time-measuring device, and to manipulate our hectic schedules, we need constant reminders about every second wasted or gained. Having an atomic wall clock i… Today, an atomic clock is the most accurate time-measuring device, and to manipulate our (read on...)



Atomic Clock Times

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Time measured by rotation of Earth is not uniform when compared with time kept by atomic clocks. It was not always so, and atomic clocks underwent changes before giving us accurate time. The first ato… Time measured by rotation of Earth is not uniform when compared with time kept by atomic (read on...)

Atomic Clocks and NTP Servers

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article explains the origins and workings of atomic clocks and how they are used to synchronise computer networks all over the world using NTP servers. In conventional electronic clocks time is kept by running an electrical current through an oscillator which produces a (read on...)

NTP – Using an Atomic Clock Receiver for Time Synchronisation

December 22, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Atomic clocks are the most accurate timekeeping devices developed by man. Modern atomic clocks are so accurate that even in 100 million years less than a second of time would be lost.This accuracy mak… Atomic clocks are the most accurate timekeeping devices developed by man. (read on...)

Atomic Clock – Keeping the World Ticking

December 21, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

When most people think of the digital age and its computers, satellites and mobile phones, the silicone chip is at the foremost of people’s minds. Yet, despite its importance in shaping the world arou… When most people think of the digital age and its computers, (read on...)

Atomic Clocks

December 21, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Time waits for no man. Keeping this mind, we set about inventing clocks to synchronize ourselves with lunar cycles. It was an impressive leap, beginning some 10,000 years ago when the Egyptians came … Time waits for no man. Keeping this mind, we set about inventing clocks to synchronize (read on...)

How To Sync Your PC’s Time To The Radio Atomic Clock Time Signal

December 17, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

This article describes how the MSF-60 time signal can be decoded and used to synchronise computers and NTP time server systems. The MSF radio time broadcast is a long-wave radio transmission of highly accurate time. The signal can be received throughout the whole of the UK and much of North (read on...)

Atomic Alarm Clocks

December 17, 2017 by  | Leave a Comment Filed under: Computer 

Imagine setting clock alarm for waking up early the next morning only to be awakened minutes or hours late and then missing out on appointments or meetings. It was can be a frequent occurrence without… Imagine setting clock alarm for waking up early the next morning only to be awakened (read on...)