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  • tap

    On a handheld device, a tap is the equivalent of a mouse click on a personal computer, used to select options and to interact w...

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  • progressive JPEG

    A progressive JPEG is the JPEG equivalent of the interlaced GIF Graphics Interchange Format.

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    • GIF

      Bitmap (CompuServe)

    • Displays : Glossary

      This glossary of common terms related to display and computer image technology is provided in a form suitable for printing.

    • How do I scan an image in non-interlaced GIF format?

      How do I scan an image in non-interlaced GIF format? I am trying to upload a handwriting template scanned in GIF format but the...

  • bi-level image

    A bi-level image is a computer image in which each pixel (picture element) is represented by only one bit, which can be either ...

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    • pixel

      The pixel (a word invented from "picture element") is the basic unit of programmable color on a computer display or in a comput...

    • charge-coupled device (CCD)

      A charge-coupled device (CCD) is a light-sensitive integrated circuit that stores and displays the data for an image in such a ...

    • Quiz: Laptops

      A quiz about laptop computers: This technology is used in the liquid crystal displays of notebook and laptop computers to provi...

  • ATV (advanced television)

    ATV (Advanced Television) is the name given by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to digital TV (DTV).

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  • capacity optimization (CO)

    Capacity optimization (CO) is a technique for getting more data on a storage medium by analyzing the data for unique repetitiv...

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  • MPPE (Microsoft Point-to-Point Encryption)

    MPPE (Microsoft Point-to-Point Encryption) is a method of encrypting data transferred across Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)-base...

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  • columnstore index

    A columnstore index is a type of index used to store, manage and retrieve data stored in a columnar format in a database.

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  • entropy

    Entropy describes a process in which order deteriorates with the passage of time.

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  • G.722

    G.722 is a standard for high-quality digital voice communications that is expected to lead to increased use in Voice over Inte...

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  • G.729

    G.729 is a standard for Internet Protocol (IP) private branch exchange (PBX) vendors, as well as for the public switched teleph...

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