atomic clock : Java Glossary
- atomic clock
- There are a set of very accurate atomic clocks on the web. Some are super accurate primarily to set other
master clocks. You can set your computer’s clock accurately with a free program from WordTimeServer.com. If your clock rarely needs adjustment, there is
no need to let the program run continuously. The master clocks communicate using NTP.
- SetClock is a Java Web Start program that sets your clock correctly by synching
with an atomic clock on the web.
- There are also inexpensive wall clocks and
travel clocks that automatically synch to accurate time using a radio signal from the goverment atomic clock
time signal. See details on how they work and
where to buy them.