Technology advancements

Technology Advancements

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    Technologies invented in 1800's

  • Computer Programming

    Computer Programming
    Computer programming is a process that leads from an original formulation of a computing problem to executable computer programs. Programming involves activities such as analysis, developing understanding, generating algorithms, verification of requirements of algorithms including their correctness and resources consumption, and implementation of algorithms in a target programming language.
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    Technologies invented in 1900's

  • Video Conferencing

    Video Conferencing
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    Videoconferencing is the conduct of a videoconference by a set of telecommunication technologies which allow two or more locations to communicate by simultaneous two-way video and audio transmissions. It has also been called 'visual collaboration' and is a type of groupware.
  • News Media Access

    News Media Access
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    NLA media access is the collecting society for UK newspapers, a privately owned limited company. It undertakes collective rights management on behalf of its members and licenses companies, such as press cuttings agencies and media monitoring firms.
  • High Speed Internet

    High Speed Internet
    Internet access connects individual computer terminals, computers, mobile devices, and computer networks to the Internet, enabling users to access Internet services, such as email and the World Wide Web. Internet service providers (ISPs) offer Internet access through various technologies that offer a wide range of data signalling rates (speeds).
  • Internet services (WINS)

    Internet services (WINS)
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    Short for Windows Internet Naming Service, a system that determines the IP address associated with a particular network computer. This is called name resolution. WINS supports network client and server computers running Windows and can provide name resolution for other computers with special arrangements.
  • Social Networking

    Social Networking
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    A social networking service is a platform to build social networks or social relations among people who share interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections.
  • Online Gaming

    Online Gaming
    Internet games are those that require a connection to the Internet to play, and is a type of PC game. Computer games with multiplayer capabilities can be referred to as Internet games, as are online only games which you play in your browser.
  • Cloud computing

    Cloud computing
    More Information Cloud computing is typically defined as a type of computing that relies on sharing computing resources rather than having local servers or personal devices to handle applications.
  • Gaming devices

    Gaming devices
    Console games are more commonly referred to as video games. They are played on a device specially made for game play called a video game console. The player interacts with the game through a controller, a hand-held device with buttons and joysticks or pads.
  • Web Designing

    Web Designing
    Web design encompasses many different skills and disciplines in the production and maintenance of websites. The different areas of web design include web graphic design; interface design; authoring, including standardised code and proprietary software; user experience design; and search engine optimization.
  • Bluetooth

    Bluetooth is defined as being a short-range radio technology aimed at simplifying communications among internet devides between devices and the internet.It also aims to simplify data synchronization between internet devices and other computers
  • Search Engines

    Search Engines
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    A web search engine is a software system that is designed to search for information on the World Wide Web. The search results are generally presented in a line of results often referred to as search engine results pages. The information may be a mix of web pages, images, and other types of files.
  • What is Wi-Fi and how does it work.

    What is Wi-Fi and how does it work.
    More information on Wi-Fi Wi-Fi is a short term for wireless is a wireless networkinng technology that uses radio waves to provide wireless high speed internet and network connection. Wi-Fi works with no physical wires connection between the sender and the receiver by using radio frequency technology.
  • Shopping/ Auction sites

    Shopping/ Auction sites
    Online shopping or e-shopping is a form of electronic commerce which allows consumers to directly buy goods or services from a seller over the Internet using a web browser. An online shop evokes the physical analogy of buying products or services at a bricks-and-mortar retailer or shopping center; the process is called business-to-consumer (B2C) online shopping.
  • Smartphone

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    A smartphone is a mobile phone with an advanced operating system. Smartphones typically include the features of a phone with those of other popular mobile devices, such as personal digital assistant, media player and GPS navigation unit. Most have a touchscreen interface and can run 3rd-party apps, and are camera phones.
  • Web 2.0

    Web 2.0
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    Web 2.0 is the term given to describe a second generation of the World Wide Web that is focused on the ability for people to collaborate and share information online. Web 2.0 basically refers to the transition from static HTML Web pages to a more dynamic Web that is more organized and is based on serving Web applications to users.
  • Storage Devices ( USB Flash Drive)

    Storage Devices ( USB Flash Drive)
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    A USB flash drive is a data storage device that includes flash memory with an integrated Universal Serial Bus (USB) interface. USB flash drives are typically removable and rewritable, and physically much smaller than an optical disc.
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    Technologies invented in 2000's

  • Media (XBOX 360)

    Media (XBOX 360)
    More InformationThe Xbox 360 is a home video game console developed by Microsoft. As the successor to the original Xbox, it is the second console in the Xbox series. The Xbox 360 was officially unveiled on MTV on May 12, 2005, with detailed launch and game information divulged later that month at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3).
  • Facebook

    Facebook is a social networking site that connects people with their friends and others who live around them. People use Facebook to keep in touch with friends, post photos, share links and exchange other information. Facebook users can see only the profiles of confirmed friends and the people in their networks.
  • Youtube

    YouTube is a video-sharing website. The site allows users to upload, view, and share videos, and it makes use of Adobe Flash Video and HTML5 technology to display a wide variety of user-generated and corporate media video. Available content includes video clips, TV clips, music videos, and other content such as video blogging, short original videos, and educational videos.