graphics, file format
(JFIF) The technical name for the file format better known as JPEG. This term is used only when the difference between the JPEG file format and the JPEG image compression algorithm is crucial.
image, file format A potential successor to JPEG with better compression and multiresolution images. JPEG-2000 gives reasonable quality down to 0.1 bits/pixel (JPEG quality drops dramatically below about 0.4 bits/pixel). (2001-12-02)
language JAM Programming Language. Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Display Information System. Query system for UNIVAC 1108 [or PDP’s?] written in Fortran, based on Tymshare’s “Retrieve”. Indirectly led to Vulcan which led to dBASE II. Jack Hatfield, George Masters, W. Van Snyder, Jeb Long et al, JPL.
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