360-degree photograph

A 360-degree photograph is a panoramic image that captures an entire surroundings. It is usually taken with a special type of camera, but can also be created from several individual photos stitched together. 360-degree photos can be viewable in various ways, such as through virtual reality headsets or by using a finger to scroll around … Read more

Push (or server-push)

Push (or server-push) refers to a technique used in computer programming whereby a server sends data to a client without the client having specifically requested it. This is in contrast to the more common pull technique, where the client requests data from the server. How does a server push work? In computing, a push protocol … Read more

Information radiator

An information radiator is a display which is used to show the status of a project or process. The term was first coined by Alistair Cockburn in his book Agile Software Development. The idea is that the display should be placed in a location where it can be seen by everyone on the team, so … Read more

IEEE 1394

IEEE 1394 is a standard for a high-speed serial bus. It is also known as FireWire. IEEE 1394 is capable of data transfer rates of up to 400Mbps. Is IEEE 1394 still used? IEEE 1394 is a standard for high-speed data transfer, and it is still used in some devices. For example, it is used … Read more

Corporate business glossary

A corporate business glossary is a type of glossary that contains terms and definitions related to a specific company or organization. These glossaries can be used by employees, customers, or partners to better understand the company’s products, services, or processes. What’s a business glossary? A business glossary is a collection of defined terms and their … Read more

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Gray (Gy)

The Gray (Gy) is a unit of radiation dose that is frequently used in the field of medical physics. It is defined as the absorption of one joule of energy per kilogram of matter. The unit is named after British physicist Louis Harold Gray (1905-1965), who is credited with developing the concept of effective dose. … Read more


LiveJournal is a blogging platform that was launched in 1999. It allows users to post journal entries, which can be text, images, audio, or video. Entries can be public or private, and friends can be invited to view private entries. LiveJournal also has a “friends list” feature, which allows users to see recent updates from … Read more

Time series forecasting

A time series is a series of data points, typically consisting of successive measurements made over a time interval. Time series forecasting is the process of using a model to generate predictions for future values in the series. The model is trained on historical data, and the predictions are generated by applying the model to … Read more

Days inventory outstanding (DIO)

Days inventory outstanding (DIO) is a measure of the average number of days that a company takes to sell its inventory. It is calculated by dividing a company’s inventory by its daily sales. DIO is a important metric for businesses because it can be used to track inventory levels and to forecast future sales. DIO … Read more

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A comment is a note that you add to a program to explain what the code is doing. Comments are ignored by the computer when the program is run. They are useful for making notes to yourself or to other people who will read your code. In most programming languages, comments are written with a … Read more