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What is the RAM?

What is the RAM?

Imagine that you come to school one day and you have no memory. How would that look like? Probably you'd feel very confused, you wouldn't know who you are or what you need to do! In the last episo...

What is the CPU?

What is the CPU?

Two weeks ago, you learned that a computer bus is a set of wires that moves all the data and information in your computer between its different parts. For example, from the memory to the CPU. Now...

What is a Computer Bus?

What is a Computer Bus?

In your computer, the information and data are moving around, running from one side to another constantly. That's why you'll always see us on the move. We love going on trips, especially when we h...

What are Bits and Bytes?

What are Bits and Bytes?

Here in The Binary World, we live surrounded by millions of other bits and bytes.  We could have called each other "people", like you humans do. But that wouldn't be totally right! So, why do we ...

What is RGB?

What is RGB?

In our first book, Zerus got sick. All his brushes were turning black and his RGBs were gone. So was his sense of color and his head was spinning! You might already know the end of that story. And ...

What is a Microchip?

What is a Microchip?

If you've been reading Zerus & Ona for a while, you already know about Zerus' guilty pleasure: MICROCHIPS! He wants to eat them anytime, anywhere. All. The. Time. Even when he's not feeling wel...

What is a Pixel?

What is a Pixel?

In the beginning of Zerus gets a Virus, Zerus, Ona and friends are painting cats inside a photo editing application. Did you see those tiny squares in the background? It looks like their screen i...

What is an IP Address?

What is an IP Address?

Hello, Human! If you’re here, most probably you already got a copy of our first book Zerus gets a Virus. Hooray-bits!! Well, we think that some of the words in the book might have been new to you....

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