A portable computer that is slightly lighter and smaller than a full-sized notebook computer. Typically, subnotebook computers have a smaller keyboard and screen, but are otherwise equivalent to notebook computers.
- subscriber identity module
A subscriber identity module (SIM) is a smart card inside of a GSM cellular phone that encrypts voice and data transmissions and stores data about the specific user so that the user can be identified and authenticated to the network supplying the phone service. The SIM also stores data such as personal phone settings specific […]
(1) In programming, a symbol or number used to identify an element in an array. Usually, the subscript is placed in brackets following the array name. For example, AR identifies element number 5 in an array called AR. If the array is multidimensional, you must specify a subscript for each dimension. For example, MD identifies […]
- subscription computing
Providers that supply not only network access and a foundation suite of applications but also the complete user environment — including all customer premises equipment — as a package for a monthly subscription.
- subsidiary right
Often referred to as simply a subright, in book publishing, a right to use content that is subsidiary to the primary right; for example, film rights or foreign-language translation rights to a book are subsidiary rights.
A subdirectory of a Web site that is a complete site. For example, most ISP member pages are a subsite of the ISP’s domain name.