Short for Tool Command Language, and pronounced T-C-L or tickle, a powerful interpreted programming language developed by John Ousterhout. One of the main strengths of Tcl is that it can be easily extended through the addition of custom Tcl libraries. It is used for prototyping applications as well as for developing CGI scripts, though it is not as popular as Perl for the latter.
TeX is a macro processor that provides complete control over typographical formatting. Most people who use TeX, however, utilize one of several macro packages that provide an easier interface. The two most popular are LaTeX , originally written by Leslie Lamport, and plain TeX, written by Knuth.
Teamware is a trademark of Teamware Group Oy.
- Teardrop attack
A DoS attack where fragmented packets are forged to overlap each other when the receiving host tries to reassemble them.
An Internet search engine that indexes and searches blogs. Technorati tracks blogs and other forms of citizen media, including video blogs (vlogs), podcasts and amateur movies and videos in real-time. All this activity is monitored and indexed within minutes of posting.
One of the largest public data networks (PDNs) in the United States. Telenet is owned by U.S. Sprint Communications Corporation. A competing network, called Tymnet, is owned by McDonnell Douglas. Telenet serves as the communications backbone for many online services.