A simple error-detection scheme in which each transmitted message is accompanied by a numerical value based on the number of set bits in the message. The receiving station then applies the same formula to the message and checks to make sure the accompanying numerical value is the same. If not, the receiver can assume that the message has been garbled.
- cherry picker
A hydraulic lift system used on the back of large vehicles and trucks. The system uses a bucket that a worker stands in to be moved up in the air. While used in orchards to allow workers to pick fruit higher up in the trees, a cherry picker is also used on telephone, cable, and […]
- chicken boner
A slang term used in reference to an inexperienced spammer. The reference implies that the person is a low-life who spends all their time in front of the computer with “fried chicken bones littering the floor”.
A feed button that normally contains a feed reader logo and has a specific blog or feed information attached to it. It is coded to easily allow users to subscribe to a feed.
- child domain
(chīil dō-mān´) (n.) Another name for subdomain.
Also called a data center chiller, it’s a cooling infrastructure used in a data centers and industrial facilities. A chiller cooling system removes heat from one element and deposits into another element. In large data centers the chiller is used to cool the water used in their heating, ventilation and air-conditioning units. Due to the […]