The name of a popular Web-based PHP auction software package. Users can purchase and install PHP Pro Bid to create an online auction Web site that will let members create auction listings, post buy-now items and more. PHP Pro Bid is one of the most popular software packages used by eBay alternatives. PHP Pro Bid is best-suited to Linux or Unix Web servers. However, it can be installed on the majority of Windows servers.
- PHP Voice
Formerly known as PHP VXML, PHP Voice is a framework used in developing developing voice application using PHP. It supports Speech Synthesis Markup Language 1.0, Speech Recognition Grammar Specification 1.0, Voice Browser Call Control: CCXML 1.0, and Voice Extensible Markup Language (VoiceXML) 2.0.
Short for peripheral interface adapter, a specialized interface chip that allows a computer to connect to peripherals such as printers or monitors. The PIA provides two eight-bit ports through which the data passes.
(1) Short for Lotus Picture File, the graphics file format used to represent graphics generated by Lotus 1-2-3. (2) Short for personal Internet communicator. (3) Short for Programmable Interrupt Controller.
- PICT file format
A file format developed by Apple Computer in 1984. PICT files are encoded in QuickDraw commands and can hold both object-oriented images and bit-mapped images. It is supported by all graphics programs that run on Macintosh computers. The original PICT format supported 8 colors. Modern versions of PICT, including PICT2, support 32-bit color (more than […]
Short for process identifier, also called a process ID. It refers to the number assigned to a process by the operating system to uniquely identify a process running on a system.