[net-boo k] /ˈnɛtˌbʊk/
a small, lightweight laptop computer used especially for Internet access and email.
a type of small laptop computer
- Net book agreement
noun 1. a former agreement between UK publishers and booksellers that until 1995 prohibited booksellers from undercutting the price of books sold in bookshops NBA
operating system An open source Unix clone that aims for platform independance by a clean separation between the hardware and the the kernel. It has been ported to many platforms from embedded systems to 64-bit computers. NetBSD Home (http://netbsd.org/). (2004-10-08)
spelling It’s spelled “NetBEUI”. (1996-12-23)
networking, chat (Or “netsplit”) When netlag gets really bad, and delays between IRC servers exceed a certain threshhold, the network effectively becomes partitioned for a period of time, and large numbers of people seem to be signing off at the same time and then signing back on again when things get better. An instance of […]