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Definitions of CD-ROM

Definitions of CD-ROM

CD-ROM. (in English C ompact D isc- R ead O nly M emory, “Compact Disk-Read Only Memory” according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER). It is a flat plastic compact disc where digital information is recorded on its surface in small aligned “grooves”. Recorded information is encoded in a spiral from the center to the outer edge. Medium used to store non-volatile information, which is read optically. Capacity On a standard CD-ROM you can write from 650 or 700 and sometimes 800 MB of data. This data carrier and storage medium is popular for the distribution…

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Definitions of MIDI

Definitions of MIDI

Abbreviated as MIDI by ABBREVIATIONFINDER, Digital Interface for Musical Instruments. Physical communication standard between systems (connectors, cables, communication protocols) and the characteristics of the language that make the exchange of information between systems possible. MIDI does not transmit sounds, but information about how a certain piece of music is to be played. It would be the computer equivalent of the score. It is currently used in a wide variety of applications: music recording, film, TV, home computers, multimedia presentations]]. Advantage A…

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Definitions of UML

Definitions of UML

UML, for its acronym in English, as Unified Modeling Language according to ABBREVIATIONFINDER, is the most well-known and used software systems modeling language today; It is endorsed by the OMG (Object Management Group). It is a graphical language to visualize, specify, build and document a software system. The UML provides a standard for describing a system “blueprint” (model), including conceptual aspects such as business processes and system functions, and specifics such as programming language expressions, database schemas, and reusable software components….

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Definitions of NATO

Definitions of NATO

In connection with the Iraq conflict, on January 15, 2003, the USA officially asked NATO for military support in the precautionary planning of defense measures to protect Turkey in the event of a possible war in Iraq. After the relevant resolutions were blocked in the NATO Council due to the veto of France, Belgium and Germany, consultations under Article 4 of the NATO Treaty (threat to a member state) began for the first time in NATO history, after Turkey on…

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Definitions of NGO

Definitions of NGO

NGO: Non-governmental organizations Non governmental organizations, acronym NGO by ABBREVIATIONFINDER, English Non-governmental Organizations [n ɔ ng ʌ vn Mentl ɔ ː gəna ɪ ze ɪ ʃ nz], abbreviation NGO [end ʒ i ː ə ʊ ], originally term for the private support of Development Assistance. Today, nationally and internationally active non-governmental organizations with different areas of activity are recognized as non-governmental organizations. B. Organizations for environmental protection (Greenpeace), human rights (Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch), medical aid (Doctors Without Borders), women,…

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Definitions of UN

Definitions of UN

The work of changing and making the UN’s development work more efficient has been a recurring element over the years. There has previously been a lack of confidence in some of the bodies working on UN development work, especially the UNDP. To restore trust and increase efficiency and coordination, the UN implemented a series of measures in the late 1990’s. A special steering group was formed to strengthen coordination and efficiency. In addition, the UN Development Group was formed in…

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Meaning of Antivirus

Meaning of Antivirus

The use of the Internet plays a role in almost all areas of life today – be it online shopping, banking or checking the weather forecast. If you use the Internet regularly, you should think about protection against unauthorized access to your computer, tablet or smartphone. An anti-virus program protects the PC or mobile devices from malware and third-party access. How do these programs work and what versions are there? Antivirus programs are used to protect against malicious software (malware)…

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Meaning of Amazon Prime

Meaning of Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime is a paid offer for Amazon customers that offers a variety of advantages. Holders of a Prime subscription benefit from fast, free shipping for numerous products, they have access to the streaming services Prime Video and Prime Music as well as Prime Reading and the Kindle lending library and benefit from many other extras. Membership in Amazon Prime currently costs 69 euros per year or 7.99 euros per month. Interested parties can find out below whether the subscription…

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Meaning of AAC

Meaning of AAC

The good old CD has long since had its day – anyone who wants to listen to music or audiobooks today trusts in listening pleasure in file format. For a long time, MP3 offers were considered the best choice here. And even if MP3 is still the pioneer, another format is gradually gaining ground: AAC. But what exactly is it all about? And what are the advantages of the AAC format compared to the classic MP3 file? AAC stands for…

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Meaning of 3D Printer

Meaning of 3D Printer

Today, 3D printers are available from just over 100 euros. Other models cost high four-digit amounts. Here you can find out how 3D printers work, what processes there are and what is possible with them. Industrial 3D printing processes are unsuitable for home use Home 3D printers use the FDM process You can choose between inexpensive kits and high-priced commercial 3D printers for the home 3D printers for the home While in the home you will mainly come across 3D…

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