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Access provider any organization that arranges for an individual or an organization to have access to the Internet.
Blog A Web site on which an individual or group of users record opinions, information, etc. on a regular basis.
Home page the opening page of a web site.
Netiquette the rules of etiquette that apply when communicating over computer networks, especially the Internet.
Cable modem type of modem that connects a computer or local network to broadband Internet service through the same cable that supplies cable television service.
Internet A global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocols
Streaming A method of relaying data over a computer network as a steady continuous stream, allowing playback to proceed while subsequent data is being received
Portal An Internet site providing access or links to other sites
Password A string of characters that allows someone access to a computer system
Malware Software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems
Animation The manipulation of electronic images by means of a computer in order to create moving images
Audio Sound
Browser A program with a graphical user interface for displaying HTML files, used to navigate the World Wide Web
Chat room An area on the Internet or other computer network where users can communicate, typically limiting communication to a particular topic
DNS server any computer registered to join the Domain Name System
Domain name unique address that can be used on the Internet
Downloading the transmission of a file from one computer system to another, usually smaller computer system
DSL technology for bringing high-bandwidth information to homes and small businesses over ordinary copper telephone lines .
E-commerce refers to the buying and selling of products or services over electronic systems
Emoticons A representation of a facial expression
FTP transfer files between computers on a network
IP address number assigned to a network equiped piece of hardware by which other device identify it.
ISP an organization that provides access to the Internet
Link selectable connection from one word, picture, or information object to another
Plug-in set of software components that adds specific abilities to a larger software application
RSS is a family of web feed formats used to publish frequently updated works
Search engine designed to search for information on the World Wide Web
Uploading Transfer (data) to a larger computer system
URL Uniform (or universal) resource locator, the address of a World Wide Web page
VoIP telephone conversations that takes place over the Internet instead of land-based telephone networks
Web 2.0 the internet viewed as a medium in which interactive experience, in the form of blogs, wikis, forums, etc, plays a more important role than simply accessing information
wiki A Web site developed collaboratively by a community of users, allowing any user to add and edit content.
Adware advertising-supported software, is any software package which automatically renders advertisements
Cold boot Starting the computer by turning power on
Driver software, provided by a hardware maker, that tells the computer's operating system and software how to work with that hardware.
Spyware Software that self-installs on a computer, enabling information to be gathered covertly about a person's Internet use, passwords, etc.
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