Technology: Glossary

Technology: Glossary

Adobe Flash

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Photoshop

Accelerated Graphics Port

ALGOL

Analog Computer

Analytical Engine

Android

Application Programming Interface

APL

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence: Connectionism

Artificial Intelligence Programming Language

Artificial Intelligence: Situated Approach

Artificial Life

Assembly Language

Atanasoff-Berry Computer

Augmented Reality

BASIC

BIOS

Bit

Browser

Byte

C

C++

Cache Memory

Compact Disc Read-only Memory (CD ROM)

Central Processing Unit (CPU)

Common Gateway Interface (CGI)

COBOL

Codec

Collaborative Software

Colossus Computer

Compiler

Computational Aesthetics

Computer

Computer-generated Imagery (CGI)

Computer Hardware

Computer Memory

Computer Mouse

Computer Multitasking

Computer Operating System

Computer Printer

Computer Program

Computer Programming Language

Computer RAM

Computer Scanner

Computer Science

Computer Scripting Language

Computer Simulation

Computer Spreadsheet

Computer Virus

Computer Worm

Content Filter

Coprocessor

Data Compression

Data Mining

Data Processing

Data Structure

Database

Database Management System

Device Driver

Digital Computer

Digital-to-Analog Conversion

DirectX

Distributed Computing

DLL

DNA Computing

Embedded Processor

EPROM

Excel

Expert System

Firefox

FireWire

Flash Memory

Floppy Disk

FORTRAN

Fourth-generation Language

Genetic Algorithm

GIF

GIS

GUI

Hard Disk Drive

HTML

HyperTalk

IBM OS/2

IBM OS/360

ICQ

Internet

iTunes

Java

JPEG

Kindle

LaTeX

Linux

Lisp

Logo

MacOS

Machine Language

Machine Learning

Magnetic-core Memory

Mainframe

Malware

Markup Language

Mashup

Microcomputer

Microprocessor

Microprogramming

Middleware

MIDI

Minicomputer

Modem

Moore's Law

MP3

MS-DOS

Multiprocessing

MYCIN

Netbook

Neural Network

Nintendo Console

Nintendo Wii

Nouvelle AI

Object-oriented Programming

Open Source Software

Palm OS

Pascal

Pattern Recognition Algorithm

PDA

Peripheral Device

Perl

Personal Computer

PKZip

PlayStation Console

PowerPoint

PostScript

Quantum Computing

Query Language

QuickTime

Relational Database

RISC

Rootkit

Software Plug-in

SATA

SCSI

Search Engine

Semiconductor Memory

SGML

Sketchpad

Skype

Smartphone

Smartwatch

Softbot

Software

Sound Card

Spell Checker

Spyware

SQL

Stored-program Computer

Stuxnet

Supercomputer

Systems Programming

Tablet Computer

TeraGrid

TeX

Time-sharing

Trojan

Turing Award

Turing Test

UNIX

USB

User Interface

vCard

Virtual Reality

von Neumann Machine

Web Script

Software Widget

Windows

Word

Word Processor

WordPress

WorkStation

XBox Console

XML

Y2K Bug

Zombie Computer