The name of an online eBay alternative marketplace that aims to make selling online easy for its users, and to offer unique items to buyers. The site offers sellers an easy-to-use listing process, eBay and other marketplace item importers, real-time chat options for conducting sales, and an online image tool for uploading and manipulating product shots. Bonanzle is also designed to let its sellers display items in a booth, which is their own version of an online store. In a way, it is like the storefronts you find on eBay and other eBay alternatives. Bonanzle was founded by Seattle-based Bill Harding, and the site first launched in beta in June of 2008 and launched out of beta at the end of August 2008.
- Boolean expression
An expression that results in a value of either TRUE or FALSE. For example, the expression 2 < 5 (2 is less than 5) is a Boolean expression because the result is TRUE. All expressions that contain relational operators , such as the less than sign (
- Boolean Logic
(bool´ē-&n loj´ik) (n.) Named after the nineteenth-century mathematician George Boole, Boolean logic is a form of algebra in which all values are reduced to either TRUE or FALSE. Boolean logic is especially important for computer science because it fits nicely with the binary numbering system, in which each bit has a value of either 1 […]
- Boolean Operator
There are five Boolean operators that can be used to manipulate TRUE/FALSE values. These operators have the following meanings, where x and y represent values of TRUE or FALSE. The OR operator is often called an inclusive OR, whereas XOR is an exclusive OR. Boolean operators are used widely in programming and also in forming […]
- Boolean Search
A type of search allowing users to combine keywords with operators such as AND, NOT and OR to further produce more relevant results. For example, a Boolean search could be “hotel” AND “New York”. This would limit the search results to only those documents containing the two keywords.
- Boot Configuration Data
Abbreviated as BCD, Boot Configuration Data is used in Windows Vista in place of the boot.ini system file that is found in earlier versions of the Windows operating system.