When is a Standard Not a Standard?
- War games. Shandle, Jack // Electronic Design;4/4/94, Vol. 42 Issue 7, p16
Editorial. Comments on the use of war-games terminology in the electronics industry reporting by journalists. Cooperative practices in the industry; Search for alternative metaphors.
- Technical Terminology Stays One Step Ahead Of The Technology. Morrison, David G. // Electronic Design;05/07/2001, Vol. 49 Issue 10, p42
Discusses the over use of technological terms and the discrepancies between their real-world implementation in electronic industries. Use of the term 'single-chip'; Use of the term 'system-on-a-chip'; Effects of overuse of technological terms.
- Robust Solution Needed. Chappell, Jeff // Electronic News;10/02/2000, Vol. 46 Issue 40, p8
Presents a list of jargons used in the electronics industry. Definition of solution; Information on the term leverage; Example of hackneyed phrases.
- What do we mean by lead free? Turner, Jim // Electronics Weekly;5/21/2003, Issue 2100, p23
Discusses the definition of lead free terminology in the electronics industry. Applications of lead; Definitions of lead-free manufacturing, terminations and components.
- "As Quoted." // CA Magazine;May2005, Vol. 138 Issue 4, p11
The article presents various quotations related to e-commerce. Many retailers failed to develop separate sales strategies for electronic commerce and two recent studies suggest e-commerce initiatives by small and medium-sized businesses have languished since 2002. Daniel Sweeney, vice-president...
- Reuters 2000-2. // International Dictionary of Finance, 4th Edition;2003, p230
Information on the term Reuters 2000-2 is presented. It is an electronic broking service.
- To drop, or not to drop in. Tiberghien, Susan M. // Christian Science Monitor;4/1/98, Vol. 90 Issue 87, p16
Presents the author's comments on the use of the term `dropping in' during a trip to France. Reaction to the use of the term.
- Glossary. // Monthly Energy Review;Dec97, p167
Presents a glossary of terms used in `Energy Review' magazine. Definition of anthracite; Description of asphalt; Information on aviation gasoline blending components; Details on other terms.
- GLOSSARY. Williams, Colleen Madonna Flood // Festivals of Mexico;2003, p58
The article presents a glossary of terms that are associated with Mexico.