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16450
16550
16550A
16650
16750C
16C850
431A
5th Glove
6501
6502
650x
8250
8450
8514
A3D
Accelerated Graphics Port
accelerator
access time
acoustic coupler
active matrix display
Active Reconfiguring Message
Advanced Configuration and Power Interface
Advanced Power Management
Advanced RISC Computing Specification
Advanced Technology Attachment
Advanced WavEffect
aliasing
American Wire Gauge
analogue computer
any key
Apple Attachment Unit Interface
application server
Application-Specific Integrated Circuit
ARM
arrow key
Asynchronous Communications Interface Adapter
Athlon
ATX
Automatic Send Receive
Baby AT
backplane
backside cache
barrel shifter
base memory
bay
beamer
BiCMOS
bidirectional printing
binary counter
bitmap display
bit-paired keyboard
bits per pixel
blitter
BNC
boustrophedonic
braille display
bridge
burn-in
cable modem
CAM-PC
Cardbus
Category 3
Category 5
cathode ray tube
cationic cocktail
Centronics
Ceramic Pin Grid Array
chad box
Chadless keypunch
channel service unit/data service unit
chiclet keyboard
Chip Scale Packaging
chip set
Christmas tree
click
Clipper
CMC
coaxial cable
Color Graphics Adapter
colour palette
Column Address Strobe
communications port
complex programmable logic device
Control and Status Register
controller
coupling
cross-platform
CSP
cursor
CyberGlove
CyberWand
database machine
Data Communication Equipment
data glove
Data Jack
Data Terminal Equipment
daughterboard
DB-25
DE-9
DECtape
differential driver
differential line
digital camera
digital carrier
Digital Subscriber Line Access Module
DIN-8
diode
Direct-Access Storage Device
DirectX
disk controller
disk drive
disk duplexing
disk mirroring
display
display standard
Ditto Drive
docking station
dongle
dot matrix printer
dot pitch
DPMS
D-shell connector
D-type
D-type flip-flop
Dual In-Line
Dual In-Line Package
dumb terminal
Dvorak
ECL
effective number of bits
Electromagnetic Compatibility
Electrostatic Discharge
empeg
EMU8000
encode
encoder
Enhanced Capabilities Port
Enhanced Graphics Adapter
enhanced parallel port
Enhanced Small Disk Interface
Enigma
EV6
expansion card
expansion slot
Extended Capabilities Port
eXtended Graphics Array
Extended Video Graphics Array
eXtended Video Graphics Array
Fast Page Mode Dynamic Random Access Memory
Fast SCSI
feature key
Fibre Channel-Arbitrated Loop
field-programmable gate array
Filtabyte
Flex
Flip Chip Pin Grid Array
flip-flop
floppy disk
floptical
footprint
form factor
FPA
frame
frame buffer
frame grabber
fried
front side bus
FUBAR
function key
G3
GAL
gamma correction
gate
gender mender
Generic Array Logic
Graphic Display Interface
graphics accelerator
graphics adaptor
gray code
Gunning Transceiver Logic
hamster
haptic interface
hardware
hardware circular buffer
hardware register
HC-900
Head Disk Assembly
heat sink
heat slug
HFC
high colour
High Performance Parallel Interface
High Speed Connect
High-speed Net Connect
high speed serial interface
High Voltage Differential
horizontal scan rate
Host Control Interface
hot swapping
Human-Computer Interaction
Human-Computer Interface
Human Interface Device
hydrofluorocarbon
IBM 3270
IBM 3720
IC
IEEE 488
infant mortality
Information Appliance
inkjet printer
input device
intelligent terminal
interlacing
isometric joystick
Jaz Drive
JK flip-flop
joystick
jukebox
jumper
key
keyboard
Keyboard Send Receive
laser
LIF
light pen
line
liquid crystal display
Lisp Machine
local bus
Low Insertion Force
Low Voltage Differential
magneto-optical disk
Memory Management Unit
microelectromechanical system
microphone
Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorer
microtape
Microwave Hardware Description Language
mind mouse
mirror
Mockingboard
modem
module
motherboard
mouse
mouse mat
multiplex printer
multiscan
multisync
Multisystem eXtention Interface Bus
Musical Instrument Digital Interface
Network Device Interface Specification
network interface controller
NIC
NLX
null modem
Optical Mark Reader
optical mouse
Optical Time Domain Reflectometer
output device
overclocking
page mode
Page Mode Dynamic Random Access Memory
pager
PAL
paper tape
parallel port
passive matrix display
PC
PC-7150
PCB
PCI Mezzanine Card
PCI slot
PDS
peripheral
Peripheral Component Interconnect
persistence
Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
PGA
PIC
Pin Grid Array
pin-out
Pipeline Burst Cache
Plastic Pin Grid Array
Playstation
plenum cable
plotter
point
pointing device
point of sale terminal
polyvinyl chloride
power-on self-test
PRAM
primary cache
printed circuit board
printer port
Processor Direct Slot
program counter
Programmable Array Logic
Programmable Logic Controller
Programmer's Switch
protocol analyser
purple wire
PVC
QWERTY
Radio Frequency Interference
Random Access Memory Digital-to-Analog Converter
RAS
raster
raster blaster
refresh
refresh rate
Reliability, Availability, Serviceability
resolution
RG58
RG8
right-click
RJ-11
RJ-45
root bridge
RTL
rusty iron
S3
SB AWE32
SBus
Scalable Coherent Interface
scan line
SCI
screen
SCSI-1
SCSI-2
SCSI-3
SCSI adaptor
SCSI ID
SCSI initiator
SCSI reconnect
SCSI target
sensor
Serial Peripheral Interface
serial port
server room
shielded twisted pair
short card
Single Connection Attach
Single Edge Contact
Single Edge Contact Cartridge
Single Edge Processor Package
Single Electron Tunneling Technology
single ended
Single Inline Pin Package
sleep
Slot 1
Slot 2
Slot A
Small Computer System Interface
smart
Smart Battery Data
SMB
Snappy Video Snapshot
Socket 370
Socket 7
Socket 8
Sound Blaster
speaker
SPI
SR flip-flop
stack loader
Staggered Pin Grid Array
substrate
Super 7
Super Video Graphics Array
SVGA
SVGA monitor
SyQuest Technology, Inc.
System/370
System Management Bus
System Management Mode
system unit
tagged queueing
tall card
tape head
Telerat
Telescope User Interface
Teletype
teletypewriter
television
Television Interface Adaptor
terminal
Terminal Access Controller
Terminal Adaptor
TIA
Time Domain Reflectometer
TNC
touchpad
touch screen
tracker ball
TrackPoint
tri state
tty
tube
twisted pair
Ultra64
Ultra-SCSI
Uninterruptible Power Supply
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/Transmitter
Universal Serial Bus
unshielded twisted pair
vampire tap
Versa Module Europa
vertical refresh rate
vertical scan rate
Very Large Scale Integration
VESA Local Bus
VGA
Video Graphics Array
video random access memory
Visual Display Unit
VME
vt100
vt220
wavetable
webcam
White Book
White book CD-ROM
white trash
Wide SCSI
winchester
Window Random Access Memory
wrats nest
x86 processor socket
XT bus architecture
X terminal
Zero Insertion Force
Zip Drive

 


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