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A Lighthearted look at computer terms

Nov 24th 2010 at 3:55 PM


For those who are not really techy people.. yep that includes me..

Glossary of terms on the net...  my definitions


SURFBAR  :  Sand bar across a beach which is a danger to boats.

PORT : Something ships go to

USB STICK : Unsafebodies stick ( i.e walking aid )

WIDGET: Another name for whatsit or thingamyjig

LINK : Part of a fence

BOOKMARK : Scrappy piece of paper or cloth so you know where youre up to when


COOKIE : American term for a biscuit

SPOTLIGHT : A very bright directional light source that is reknowned for showing up every

flaw , zit  or pimple on your face

RSS FEEDS : Regional Social Services..not known in country Victoria ( ha ha )

SPLASH: Something you make when you jump in a puddle


Im sure you can think of more..if so please let me know... and LAUGH.. youre meant to be enjoying being here.



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Dec 18th 2010 at 11:37 PM by freesia60
Hope it made you smile
Dec 18th 2010 at 10:23 PM by thebananarepublican
Good stuff. If you look at a lot of electronic terms, they are all militaristic. Why? When are there technological booms? Wartime. I can't take credit for this observation. I read about it in a book called "Pink Noise." It's a feminist perspective on electronic music. Good stuff. Shalom [+]
Dec 6th 2010 at 4:53 PM by bjfoot
Lighter moments are healthy and fun... Thank You!
Dec 5th 2010 at 2:36 AM by TimothyMontoya
well if I need a good laugh this would be a return and read.
Nov 25th 2010 at 2:36 PM by freesia60
thanks Louise... am thinking up others - if you have one put it here please.....
Nov 25th 2010 at 11:07 AM by LouiseCardow
RSS not known in country NSW either LOL... Gotta love the Aussie humor LOL
Nov 24th 2010 at 11:09 PM by freesia60
cheers Soraya - if you can think of more then add them - had great fun - important stuff laughter !!
Nov 24th 2010 at 11:07 PM by yhbecpublisher
ROFL good one chook.

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