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Camino

Camino was a free, open source web browser, that was designed for the Mac OS X operating system. It was developed by the Camino Project, a community organization. It was based on Mozillas Gecko rendering engine.

                                               

Campus radio

Campus radio is a type of radio station that is run by the students of a college or university. The programming may be done only by students, or may include other programmers from the community in which the station is based.

                                               

Canon EOS

The Canon EOS is an autofocus 35 mm film and digital SLR camera system that was introduced in 1987 with the Canon EOS 650 and is still in production as Canons current dSLR system. The acronym EOS was chosen for Eos in Greek mythology, and is ofte ...

                                               

Canteen (bottle)

A canteen is a bottle which can be re-used. Canteens are most used for carrying water to places where water is hard to find. Many canteens can be worn on a belt, or held with a strap, like a purse. They are carried often by soldiers, hikers, and ...

                                               

Cantonese Wikipedia

                                               

Caps lock

Caps lock is the name of a key on a computer keyboard. When you press this key, letters that you type will be capital letters, instead of lowercase. The caps lock key is usually above the Shift key and below the Tab key on the left side of the ke ...

                                               

CAPTCHA

A CAPTCHA is a test that is used to separate humans and machines. CAPTCHA stands for "Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart." It is normally an image test or a simple mathematics problem which a human can read ...

                                               

Carbon copy

Carbon Copy is produced when a sheet of carbon paper is placed between two sheets of writing paper. As a pen, pencil, or typerwriter element presses down to write on the first sheet, exactly the same writing appears on the second sheet. The same ...

                                               

Carbon sequestration

Carbon sequestration is the process of capturing carbon dioxide gas in the atmosphere. One method of sequestration is by capturing CO 2 produced by power plants and factories before they release it into the atmosphere. When the CO 2 gas is in lon ...

                                               

Carriage return

A carriage return, sometimes known as a cartridge return and often shortened to CR, or return, is a control character or mechanism used to reset a devices position to the beginning of a line of text. It is closely associated with the line feed an ...

                                               

Carrier sense multiple access

Carrier Sense Multiple Access is a Media Access Control protocol. When transmitting on a medium that is shared by many transmitters, the transmitter first checks to see that nothing else is already transmitting. Examples of shared transmission me ...

                                               

Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection

Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection or CSMA/CD is a protocol used by computer ethernet networks. It stops computers from sending information on the same ethernet wire at the same time. With this rule, a computer will check that ...

                                               

Cascading Style Sheets

Cascading Style Sheets, or CSS, are a way to change the look of HTML and XHTML web pages. CSS was designed by the W3C, and is supported well by most modern web browsers. The current version of CSS is CSS3. CSS4 is available, but is split into par ...

                                               

Catalan Wikipedia

The Catalan Wikipedia is the Catalan-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was started in March 2001, and is the fourth-oldest edition of Wikipedia. It is the 17th largest edition by article count. As of May 2013, it had over 400.000 articl ...

                                               

Cathode

A cathode is a type of electrode through which electrons move. Electrodes are an electrical conductor that is connected to something that is not a metal. Electric current is a flow of charges through a conductor. There are two theories; one theor ...

                                               

Catia

Catia is a commercial designing software. It was made by Dassault Systemes and marketed world-wide by IBM. CATIA is written in C++.

                                               

CD-R

A CD-R is a compact disc that can be recorded once. When people record a compact disc, they put either music or data on it. A compact disc that can be recorded multiple times and erased is the CD-RW. When you put data onto a CD, it is called burn ...

                                               

CD-RW

A CD-RW is a Compact disc that can be recorded and erased multiple times. It can hold data or music. Most of the time it will hold data, since many CD players can not play CD-RWs. During its development, the format was known as CD-E, which stands ...

                                               

Cebuano Wikipedia

The Cebuano Wikipedia is the Cebuano-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition started on June 22, 2005. Cebuano is the second most spoken language in the Philippines. As of April 2021 it has about 5.685.000 articles. This makes it the second-l ...

                                               

Censorship by Google

Censorship by Google refers to Googles removal of information from its services to comply with censorship laws, company policies, etc. In 2002, Google censored search results about Scientology.

                                               

CentOS

CentOS is a distribution of Linux that is made to be similar to Red Hat. It was first made because the company that made Red Hat stopped making it free. Now, many people work on CentOS, and many more people use it on their computers. Often, CentO ...

                                               

Centrifuge

A centrifuge is a device with a motor in it, which is used to spin an object with high speed. This high speed spinning forces the object outwards. This force is used for several purposes: a uranium centrifuge is used to separate two isotopes of u ...

                                               

Cermet

A cermet is a ceramic material, like porcelain or clay, mixed with a metal, like steel or copper. They are long lasting, tough composite materials that are stress resistant and produce little friction. Cermets also have the properties of metals. ...

                                               

CERN

CERN is a research institute near Geneva, Switzerland. The full name is Organisation Europeene pour la Recherche Nucleaire. The letters "CERN" are left over from the older Conseil Europeen pour la Recherche Nucleaire. CERN was founded in 1954. To ...

                                               

Character (computing)

For computers, a character is a letter, number, or punctuation mark that can be shown on a screen, or printed. There are also some unseen characters, called control characters. An example of a control character is the carriage return or line feed ...

                                               

Character Map

Character Map is a tool made for Microsoft Windows operating systems. It lets people see characters in a font. It can also be used to see what alt code is used for a character, and it can be used to copy and paste characters. The tool is useful f ...

                                               

Charon (web browser)

                                               

Chat room

A chat room is a virtual place on the Internet where people can get together and type messages to each other using text. People use programs like IRC to join a chat room and type messages or send pictures to the other people within that chat. The ...

                                               

Chatroulette

Chatroulette is a webcam chatting site founded by Andrei Ternowski in November 2009. Two people are randomly connected. At any time, one of the people can end the chat by pressing F9 on their keyboard. According to Robert J. Moore, the CEO and co ...

                                               

Chatterbot

A chatterbot is a computer program that responds to input in a natural language. An example is ELIZA. ELIZA was one of the first chatterbots. Every year, there is a contest for chatterbots called the Loebner prize.

                                               

ChatZilla

ChatZilla is an IRC client made by Mozilla that is free of charge. It is programmed in JavaScript and XUL. Its first public release date was in 2001. The latest stable version was made in 2009. It is licensed under MPL, GPL, and LGPL.

                                               

Chess symbols in Unicode

Unicode has characters of chess symbols. This means that chess symbols can be encoded as text instead of images. Algebraic notation can be typed using the symbol of the piece. For example, ♘c6 instead of Nc6.

                                               

Chinese Wikipedia

The Chinese Wikipedia is the Chinese-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition was started in October 24, 2002. The Chinese Wikipedia can show the same article in many different scripts, in both Simplified and Traditional script. It is the 15th ...

                                               

Chisel

A chisel is a sharp and straight tool often used with a hammer to shape wood or other surfaces. Chisels are used by artists to make statues and figures out of stone, marble, or wood. Construction workers use chisels to change the shape of wood an ...

                                               

Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry

Christian Apologetics Research Ministry is a religious organization that was created in 1995 by Matt Slick. It is an internet apologetics ministry. It writes things against what he considers cults. On the CARM website there is a chat room and int ...

                                               

Chromebook

A Chromebook is a laptop that uses the Linux-based Chrome OS as its operating system. It uses the internet. Most applications and data are in the "cloud". A Chromebook is an example of a thin client. It is a lightweight computer which uses remote ...

                                               

Chromecast

Chromecast is a digital media player from Google. It plugs into the HDMI port on a TV. The Chromecast shows content from a smart phone, tablet or PC on the tv. The Chromecast has an HDMI plug, and a micro-USB port. Power comes from a USB port on ...

                                               

Church–Turing thesis

The Church-Turing thesis is a statement about computers. It says that a very simple kind of computer now named a" Turing machine” is able to compute all computable functions. The Church-Turing thesis is linked to Godels incompleteness theorems. W ...

                                               

CIH

CIH is a Windows 9x computer virus which first appeared in 1998. It was created by Chen Ing-hau, a Chinese student. The name it was given is based on his initials. After the virus is run on April 26, it will start adding random data to files on t ...

                                               

Cingular Wireless

Cingular Wireless was a mobile phone company from United States. Cingular is now owned by AT&T. AT&T Mobility LLC is fully owned by AT&T and provides wireless service to more than 120 million users in the United States, Puerto Rico an ...

                                               

Cisco Systems

Cisco Systems, Inc. is an American multinational technology conglomerate headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Cisco develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other hi ...

                                               

ClamWin

ClamWin Free Antivirus is a free, open source antivirus software for Microsoft Windows. It provides a graphical user interface to the ClamAV engine. ClamWin is licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License and can be downloaded from ...

                                               

Class (programming)

Class and object are basic building blocks in object-oriented programming languages. A class is written by a programmer in a defined structure to create an object in an object oriented programming language. It defines a set of properties and meth ...

                                               

Classic Shell

                                               

Classless Inter-Domain Routing

                                               

Clipboard (computing)

The clipboard is the part of a computers memory that can be used to temporarily store something when users copy. Users can paste the copied data to another place. It is used in copy and paste operations in computing.

                                               

Clock rate

The clock rate is the frequency at which a CPU is running. It is the rate in cycles per second or the frequency of the clock in any synchronous circuit. In general, many people think a higher clock speed means a faster processor, but other factor ...

                                               

Closed-circuit television

Closed-circuit television is the use of video cameras to send a signal to a certain place, on a small set of monitors. It is often used to watch for trouble.

                                               

The Club (Nickelodeon)

Building of Nicktropolis started in November 2004. It went into testing by late 2005, and was given out to members by January 6, 2007. The game opened to all people on January 30, 2007. It ended due to the new Nickelodeon update and the Nickelode ...

                                               

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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