• Domain Name

    A domain name looks like some-name.com, another-name.org or even yet_another.ca for example. Those names are registered centrally for each "Top Level Domain" (TLD) such as .com , .org or .de ( "ca" being teh country code for Canada for example ). Once a… more »
  • IEEE

    The Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is an non-profit organisation involved in advance development of all technologies related to electricity. more »
  • HDD

    A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) a.k.a. hard drive or hard disk, is a non-volatile storage device. It stores digitally-encoded data on rapidly rotating platters with magnetic surfaces. more »
  • IEEE 1284

    IEEE 1284 is a parallel port standard of conectivity interface developed by the Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).  The term "1284-B" is a connector end of a parallel cable which is attached to other components (i-e: a printer). more »
  • JPEG or JPG

    Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) is a commonly used method of lossy compression for photographic images. It is also an format used for storing transmitting photographs on the Internet. more »
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

    International non-profit, professional organization for the advancement of technology related to electricity. more »
  • eXtensible Markup Language (XML)

    XML stands for eXtensible Markup Language. It is a way of organizing text and/or contents with tags. Tags look like this: <sometag>some content</sometag> Of course, although possible, this is not designed to be read by humans. It is designed… more »
  • Modem

    A device that modulates a carrier signal to encode digital information, and also demodulates such a carrier signal to decode transmitted information. more »
  • Bootstrap Protocol (BOOTP)

    A network protocol used by a network client to obtain its IP address automatically. This is usually done during the bootstrap process of computers or operating systems running on them. The BOOTP servers assign the IP address from a pool of addresses to… more »
  • Charge Coupled Device (CCD)

    Charge Coupled Device (CCD) is the hardware which captures the image in scanners and digital cameras. more »