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What is a Bottleneck?

We love it when tasks run smoothly. We enjoy multitasking, long breaks, and moving with the flooooow... Some days though, things get busy in the Binary World. Tasks start piling up, queues get longer, and it takes us Megas of nanoseconds to visit any component!  Our book Welcome to our World - about to hit a bottleneck In this episode, you'll learn: What bottlenecks are Where bottlenecks happen Some ideas to deal with them Let's begin with some computer basics for kids! What is a Bottleneck? Computers tend to slow down from time to time. This happens when we ask them to take on more tasks than they can handle. That's when bottlenecks happen. You can think of them as the neck of a bottle slowing down the overall water...

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