WOW.com Web Search

  1. Results from the WOW.Com Content Network
  2. Digital media - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digital_media

    The blending of digital media with other media, and with cultural and social factors, is sometimes known as new media or "the new media." Similarly, digital media seems to demand a new set of communications skills, called transliteracy, media literacy, or digital literacy.

  3. Moving Picture Experts Group - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moving_Picture_Experts_Group

    Some well known older (up to 2005) digital media formats and the MPEG standards they use The Moving Picture Experts Group ( MPEG ) is an alliance of working groups established jointly by ISO and IEC that sets standards for media coding, including compression coding of audio , video , graphics, and genomic data; and transmission and file formats ...

  4. Hyphen - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyphen

    Etymology. The word is derived from Ancient Greek ὑφ' ἕν (huph' hén), contracted from ὑπό ἕν (hypó hén), "in one" (literally "under one"). An (ἡ) ὑφέν ((he) hyphén) was an undertie-like ‿ sign written below two adjacent letters to indicate that they belong to the same word when it was necessary to avoid ambiguity, before word spacing was practiced.

  5. Directory (computing) - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Directory_(computing)

    In computing, a directory is a file system cataloging structure which contains references to other computer files, and possibly other directories.On many computers, directories are known as folders, or drawers, analogous to a workbench or the traditional office filing cabinet.

  6. Analog-to-digital converter - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analog-to-digital_converter

    TV tuner cards, for example, use fast video analog-to-digital converters. Slow on-chip 8-, 10-, 12-, or 16-bit analog-to-digital converters are common in microcontrollers. Digital storage oscilloscopes need very fast analog-to-digital converters, also crucial for software-defined radio and their new applications. Scientific instruments

  7. Educational technology - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Educational_Technology

    Educational technology is an inclusive term for both the material tools, processes, and the theoretical foundations for supporting learning and teaching.Educational technology is not restricted to high technology but is anything that enhances classroom learning in the utilization of blended, face to face, or online learning.

  8. Galileo Galilei - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Galileo_Galilei

    Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de' Galilei (/ ˌ ɡ æ l ɪ ˈ l eɪ. oʊ ˌ ɡ æ l ɪ ˈ l eɪ. i ˌ / GAL-ih-LAY-oh GAL-ih-LAY-ee, Italian: [ɡaliˈlɛːo ɡaliˈlɛi]; 15 February 1564 – 8 January 1642), commonly referred to as Galileo, was an Italian astronomer, physicist and engineer, sometimes described as a polymath, from the city of Pisa, then part of the Duchy of Florence.

  9. Software - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software

    An algorithm for what would have been the first piece of software was written by Ada Lovelace in the 19th century, for the planned Analytical Engine. She created proofs to show how the engine would calculate Bernoulli numbers. Because of the proofs and the algorithm, she is considered the first computer programmer.