By Boaz Dopemu
Hard Drives and SSD's
A hard drive is a component or device that saves all personal information you tell it to (e.g music, internet history or other things. SSD's (or solid state drives) are very similar to hard drives apart from the fact that they are thinnner and sometimes easier to use. Hard drives have lots of moving parts including the arm which processes, reads and writes things from the computer. The hard drive also is very crucial and you don't want it to drop as it may skip and cause problems for the computer.
RAM stands for random access memory and is used to temporarily store information. it stores these things because forexample ifyou copied something turned your computer and tried to paste there woud be nothing there. This is crucial because without these we would not be able to copy or paste which is a major aspect of computers
The video down below is a short one about Alan turing one of the keyfigures in computer history.
Kate Russell - Alan Turing