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 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...)

Clocks – From the Sundial to the NTP Server

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

Time is concept that has preoccupied the thoughts of humans since the earliest civilisations. It may only have been in the last century that we have begun to understand time, thanks to the work of Alb… Time is concept that has preoccupied the thoughts of humans since the (read on...)

Cuckoo Clocks to NTP Servers: Accuracy in Timekeeping

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

The clockin its form that we recognise today has been around since the middle of the fourteenthcentury. Before then, measuring the passage of time had always been a trickyaffair with the mov… The clockin its form that we recognise today has been around since the middle of the (read on...)

Accuracy in Timekeeping, Clocks and their Development

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

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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...)

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...)