TV broadcasting service that delivers signals to households
via a fibre optic cable rather than a conventional aerial
or a satellite dish.
A cache is a browsers temporary storage file. When you
visit a web page, normally a copy of that page is placed
in the cache to enable faster access on repeat usage.
However, with the Internet Banking service we do not cache
An information item placed on your computer by certain
web sites you visit. This information can then be read
by the same web site should you return at a later date.
Some individuals see cookies as an invasion of privacy
and so configure their web browser not to accept them.
Used to send very high quality signals from a DVD player
to a Television. Higher quality than SCART but carries
video signal only, a separate cable must be used to carry
Standard video signal used to send pictures down a cable
e.g. from a TV to a VCR or camcorder to a TV.
Digital cameras use compression to reduce file size enabling
a greater amount of images to be stored on the camera's
memory. The more compression that is used the greater
the loss in overall image quality. Settings are usually;
Fine, Normal and VGA.
You can convert your purchased CD music into MP3 format
to use on your computer or portable digital music player
i.e. an iPod. Most Digital Music Players will do this
for you, also allowing you to choose the format your music
is stored in.
Compile your own programme of tracks and then stream it.