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Kinesthetic Haptic Interfaces

Abbreviated as KHI, Kinesthetic Haptic Interfaces is a type of haptic interface that exerts controlled forces on the human body using a passive connection that constantly remains in contact with the limbs of the operator. During this time no contact with the virtual object is established. For example, in a surgical procedure simulation the connection […]

kinesthetic

In haptics it is term used to describe the perception of a mechanical interaction with a person’s body movements and feeling in muscles.

Kneber

The name given to a malicious botnet that is used to collect log-in credentials to online financial systems, social networking sites and e-mail systems to break into accounts and steal corporate and government data. By February 2010, the Kneber botnet was believed to consist of nearly 75,000 computers and to have infiltrated 2,500 different companies.

keyphrase position

In SEO (search engine optimization) terminology, it is the position a Web page occupies on a search engine results page (SERP) when a specific keyphrase is searched for by a user. The first page of search results are the top 10 keyphrase positions.

keyphrase movement

In SEO (search engine optimization) terminology, it is the number of positions a Web page moves up or down in search engine results (SERP).

keyphrase

Phrases or a search term that is made up of multiple keywords, or a specific combination of keywords, that a user would enter into a search engine. In SEO (search engine optimization), optimizing your site for specific keyphrases will yield a smaller number of more specific and relevant traffic.

KolibriOS open source operating system

An open source operating system (OS) that fits on a single 1.44MB floppy disk and is able to run on x86 computer systems with 8MB of RAM. As many applications in the KolibriOS are compressed, the lightweight operating system still offers a graphical environment complete with text editors, system utilities, games, browser, media player and […]

Kubuntu

Kubuntu is an open source operating system that is based on free software from many communities of developers. The free and open source Kubuntu operating system is an Ubuntu fork that uses the KDE desktop instead of the Unity desktop. See “Linux Downloads: Top Linux Distributions” in

Kinect

Kinect is an add-on device for the Microsoft Xbox 360 gaming system that enables users to control games, movies and music with physical motion or voice commands and without the need for a separate input controller like a joystick or keyboard. The controller-free gaming environment provided by Kinect makes it possible for sensors to process […]

Kindle Fire

The Kindle Fire is the most recent addition to Amazon’s Kindle line of portable e-book reader devices. The Kindle Fire debuted in late 2011 as a 7-inch Android v2.3 “Gingerbread”-powered $199 tablet computer designed to compete with similar devices like the NOOK Tablet and the Apple iPad. In addition to the vast collection of e-books […]