A grassroots nonprofit networked online community that offers local and individual city groups that promote reuse through local gifting among their members. People can join their own local Freecycle network to post and read ads by other members who are looking for free items or who have free items to give away. Each local Freecycle community is moderated by volunteers and would have its own e-mail newsgroup for interested local members to join. Freecycle, also called the Freecycle Network, was founded in May 2003.
A patented motion control technology used in a variety of consumer electronics (CE) including handheld devices and pointing devices including mice. The Freespace motion control technology lets consumers operate the supported device using natural movements to navigate and select content on-screen with point-and-click interactivity. Used in a mouse, for example, Freespace motion sensing would interpret […]
- Fresnel Zone
(pronounced ‘fre-nel’ the “s” is silent) The area around the visual line-of-sight that radio waves spread out into after they leave the antenna. This area must be clear or else signal strength will weaken. Fresnel Zone is an area of concern for 2.4 GHz wireless systems. Although 2.4 GHz signals pass rather well through walls, […]
The name of an online social networking site (SNS) that provides the tools and applications for people to connect with friends, family and co-workers and stay in touch online. As of June 2008, Friendster has more than 70 million registered users and is available in eight languages.
(pronounced frog-ans) Frogans are a new generation of content on the Internet. They bring you a simpler and more practical way to navigate the Internet. Behind frogans, there is a unique and standard technology created for the Internet community by STG Interactive, a company based in Paris, France. The Frogans technology can be used by […]
- Fujitsu Limited
Fujitsu is a provider of customer-focused information technology and communications solutions. Its business segments include system platforms (system products and network products), infrastructure and integration services, consumer products such as mobile phones, hard disk drives, and other electronic components. To date Fujitsu has accumulated over 34,000 patents and employees 1,500 research scientists at Fujitsu Laboratories. […]