A type of interactive ad. Viewers can interact with the
brand while remaining in the broadcast stream.
The most basic means of enabling wireless data transfer,
which only works with two devices in close proximity.
Intelligent Digital servo system reduces errors caused
by dust etc. This system uses a microcomputer to monitor
the signal, adjusting pickup tracking and focus, as well
as spindle motor speed, to compensate for any problems.
Enables the viewer to respond to an ad by pressing the
red button and find information that cannot be easily
transmitted via a traditional 30-second linear TV ad.
The Internet is a global network of computers with roughly
500 million users, all over the world. Anyone can join
this network. From your computer you can send and receive
information anywhere in the world - all at the cost of
a local phone call, 24 hours a day. As people gradually
learn more and more about how to use this technology,
the Internet is transforming whole industries and creating
new ones from scratch.
An intranet is a 'private internet', not necessarily linked
to the Internet itself, that can provide a powerful means
of communication within a company or a group of trading
partners. If it is linked to the larger Internet, it will
be via secure 'firewalls' to protect your private information.
An intranet can help a business, which has several different
kinds of computer - Windows or DOS PCs, Macintosh computers,
Unix workstations - which need to talk to one another.
Internet standards are designed to allow different computers
and network types to communicate, so an intranet can remove
many potential technical headaches.
A term used to refer to content - tones, games and other
applications - which can work on any device. When used
- most commonly as the noun 'interoperability' - it generally
refers to handsets, rather than networks.
Some cameras and image-editing software can increase the
size of a digital image by adding extra Pixels in between
the original ones. They take an average of the pixels
around the new one and attempt to match the colour and
brightness to create a seamless image. Some systems give
better results than others.
An IP Address is a 32 bit number which identifies each
sender or receiver of information that is sent across
the Internet. When you send an email, your IP address
is included in the message.
Apple Computer's portable digital music player. Plays
AAC and MP3 formatted music.