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INFT 100

Review of Acronyms & Memory Size
STUDY
PLAY
CPU
central processing unit
WBT
web-based training
DTP
desk-top publishing
PC
personal computer
MAC
macintosh computer
CAD
computer-aided design
virus
million on internet
IBM
international business machine
blog
web log
wiki
collaborative web site
ISP
internet service provider
email
electronic email
netiquette
internet etiquette
IP
internet protocol address
GOOGLE
popular search engine
LOL
laughing out loud
SHOUTING
using all capital letters in email
VoIP
voice over internet protocol
IM
instant messaging
E-commerce
electronic commerce
VR
virtual reality
e-Book
Kindle
portal
online opening to a community
URL
uniform resource locator; web address
domaine name
main part of web address
Wi-Fi
wireless fidelity
W3C
next generation of the web
chassis
system unit
motherboard
system board
machine cycle
4 steps
kilobyte
1 thousand bytes
megabyte
1 million bytes
gigabyte
1 billion bytes
terabyte
1 trillion bytes
petabyte
1 quadrillion bytes
bit
smallest unti of data
byte
8 bits
RAM
random access memory; temporary
ROM
read only memory;permanent
cache
stores frequently used data and speeds up process
port
point where peripheral attaches to a computer