A slang phrase used to describe flawed Google search engine results. The phrase first started being used in 2002 in reference to a “blip” where Google search results produced the Microsoft site as the top search result for”go to hell.”
This type of blip had nothing do to with anything on the Microsoft Web site itself, but rather common phrases that other Web sites linking to the Microsoft Web site used, that boosted the site to the number one search result for that phrase.
A Googlewhack a search term containing a combination of two or more words that will produce only one single search result in the Google search engine. This means finding only one single webpage on the entire World Wide Web that contains your search query. Googlewhacking is the name given to finding such a search result, […]
- Governance Plan
A set of roles, responsibilities and processes that an organization would put in to place to guide development and usage of technologies used within the enterprise. A Governance Plan typically includes your objectives, administration and maintenance, policies, support, stakeholder teams and other elements.
)A proprietary handwriting recognition language. Graffiti is a part of the operating system software that allows you to enter text quickly into most Palm handheld devices via writing with a stylus. Letters, numerals and symbols resemble those in normal handwriting. Graffiti 2 is an updated version of the original Graffiti. * Image courtesy of Palm.com
- Grandma's LAMP
An easy to use LAMP-based virtual appliance that, according to the creators, “even your Grandma can use”. Grandma’s LAMP includes the Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP development environment and also includes extras such as phpmyadmin, Samba, and SSL. See LAMP.
- Graphical User Interface (GUI)
Abbreviated GUI (pronounced GOO-ee). A program interface that takes advantage of the computer’s graphics capabilities to make the program easier to use. Well-designed graphical user interfaces can free the user from learning complex command languages. On the other hand, many users find that they work more effectively with a command-driven interface, especially if they already […]