The phrase used to describe the inner hole of a disc. This is the area used by the drive to grip a disc to spin it.
- clamping voltage
The maximum amount of voltage that a surge protector will allow through itself before it will suppress the power surge. When the device reaches its clamping voltage, it blocks any further current from flowing through the device and into a computer system or other electronic device.
A clamshell or clamshell mobile is a mobile phone form factor where the phone is divided into two equal halves with a hinge connecting the halves, enabling users to basically fold the phone in half to close when not in use. This type of mobile phone usually has the buttons on the bottom half and […]
A clan refers to a group of gamers who form a team to compete against others over the Internet in multiplayer games. Clans choose their team name and will usually set up an initiation process for interested gamers to join their clan via the Internet. Clans use Internet communications such as e-mail, instant messaging, IRC […]
(1) In object-oriented programming, a category of objects. For example, there might be a class called shape that contains objects which are circles, rectangles, and triangles. The class defines all the common properties of the different objects that belong to it. (2) In .NET languages, classes are templates used for defining new types. Classes describe […]
- class library
A collection of prewritten, ready-made software routines that act as templates for programmers to use in writing object-oriented application programs. Class libraries are typically used to provide GUI functions like buttons, scroll bars, icons and windows. Class libraries greatly simplify the work of the programmer who can use the pretested code instead of having to […]