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Top 21 Internet Providers in Long Beach, CA

Long Beach Residential Internet Coverage

As one of the largest cities in California, Long Beach has a rapidly growing need for high-speed internet that keeps up with its residents and tourists.

Fiber is available through Frontier FiOS, which services the Wilmington area, downtown Long Beach, and the Naples-Marina area. Other covered areas include East Side, Circle Area, Poly High, and Wrigley. Service is not widely available in the northeastern part of Long Beach.

Customers can choose fiber or DSL from AT&T. AT&T provides coverage to a large area of Long Beach, with the exception of central communities like downtown, Belmont Heights, Belmont Shore, North Long Beach, and Northwest Long Beach.

However, the central neighborhoods of Long Beach are in the coverage map of Frontier Communications. Areas served by Frontier include downtown, Poly High, Wrigley, Los Cerritos, and Signal Hill.

Cable internet from Time Warner Cable is limited to a fairly

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History of Computers – Long, Long Ago

History of Computers – Long, Long Ago

Definition of a Computer
Simplest definition of a computer: A device that processes input and generates
output

Key words:

  • Input
  • Output
  • Processes
  • Information

Modern Computers are electronic, complex, and interactive, but can be reduced
to simple input-output processing devices

 

History of Computers: 3000 BC to Present

History of Computers – Long, Long Ago
The Abacus

  • beads on rods to count and calculate
  • still widely used in Asia!

 

History of Computers – Way Back When
The Slide Rule 1630

  • based on Napier’s rules for logarithms
  • used until 1970s

 

 

History of Computers – 19th Century
Jacquard Loom

  • used metal cards with punched holes to guide weaving process
  • first stored program – metal cards
  • first computer manufacturing
  • still in use today!

 

 

Charles Babbage – 1792-1871
Difference Engine c.1822

  • huge calculator, never finished

Analytical Engine 1833

  • could store numbers
  • calculating “mill” used punched metal cards for instructions
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Gadget Rx | Merrick | Long Island NY | GadgetRX

Gadget Rx is Nassau County’s leading electronics destination.

While we’re best known for our reliable phone, computer and game console repairs, we have so much more to offer.

BUY Looking to sell your unused gadgets? We buy phones, laptops, desktops, tablets, game consoles and other electronics.

SELL We offer an extensive selection of new and pre-owned cell phones, laptops, desktops, tablets, game consoles. We also carry many accessories including cases, mounts, speakers, headphones, flash drives, SD cards, and more.

TRADE Looking to upgrade? Let’s trade! We welcome all type of electronic and gadget trades.

REPAIR Our highly-trained repair technicians perform fast and quality repair for both individuals and businesses alike. Every repair comes backed by our 90 day warranty.

Can’t make it into the store? Contact us to learn more about our mobile repairs!