An HP printing technology that helps provide more vivid prints from digital photos. HP printers that use HP PhotoREt technology have two separate ink cartridges. One tricolor cartridge contains full dye-load inks in cyan, magenta, and yellow while the second ink cartridge contains light dye-load inks of light cyan and light magenta, as well as a specially formulated dye-based black ink. The black ink is richer and glossier than the usual black that is produced by a composite of colored inks. HP PhotoREt IV can produce a total of 289 levels of shade for each color. The complete palette exceeds 1.2 million colors.
A group of images placed on a Video Compact Disc (VCD) and played in a manner similar to a slideshow. To create a PhotoVCD, the images need to be opened in a video editing program, where you can select the order the digital images will be displayed in, as well as optional effects such as […]
- Pico Projector
A small-format projector that can be used as a standalone projector or as an integrated component in mobile devices, and uses the same technology that powers standard projectors and rear-projection TVs.
PictBridge is a technology that lets you print directly from your digital camera to the printer without using a computer to handle the data transfer in between. Some manufactures offer direct printing for their own proprietary devices (for example, the ability to print from a Canon digital camera to a Canon printer with the aid […]
Formerly called Gaim, Pidgin is an open source, a graphical multiheaded IM program for Linux, BSD, MacOS X and Windows multi-IM client that works similar to Trillian. Pidgin is compatible with many chat networks including; AIM, ICQ, Google Talk, Jabber/XMPP, MSN Messenger, Yahoo, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, IRC, Novell GroupWise Messenger, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, MySpaceIM, […]
- Pierre Salinger Syndrome
The tendency for one to believe that everything he reads on the Internet is true. Named for the former White House press secretary and journalist Pierre Salinger who reportedly relayed a bogus report that he read on the Internet, stating that TWA flight 800, which crashed on July 17, 1996, had been the victim of […]