15 relations: Association des Bibliophiles Universels, Association for Computing Machinery, Communications of the ACM, Control character, Digital library, Distributed Proofreaders, E-book, Electronic paper, Heuristic, HTML, Online Books Page, Optical character recognition, Plaintext, Project Gutenberg, Text file.
The Association des Bibliophiles Universels (ABU; in English "The Association of Universal Booklovers") is a French language organization dedicated to producing e-text versions of public domain French texts.
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is an international learned society for computing.
Communications of the ACM is the monthly journal of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
In computing and telecommunication, a control character or non-printing character is a code point (a number) in a character set, that does not represent a written symbol.
A digital library, digital repository, or digital collection, is an online database of digital objects that can include text, still images, audio, video, or other digital media formats.
Distributed Proofreaders (commonly abbreviated as DP or PGDP) is a web-based project that supports the development of e-texts for Project Gutenberg by allowing many people to work together in proofreading drafts of e-texts for errors.
An electronic book (or e-book or eBook) is a book publication made available in digital form, consisting of text, images, or both, readable on the flat-panel display of computers or other electronic devices.
Electronic paper and e-paper are display devices that mimic the appearance of ordinary ink on paper.
A heuristic technique (εὑρίσκω, "find" or "discover"), often called simply a heuristic, is any approach to problem solving, learning, or discovery that employs a practical method, not guaranteed to be optimal, perfect, logical, or rational, but instead sufficient for reaching an immediate goal.
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) is the standard markup language for creating web pages and web applications.
The Online Books Page is an index of e-text books available on the Internet.
Optical character recognition (also optical character reader, OCR) is the mechanical or electronic conversion of images of typed, handwritten or printed text into machine-encoded text, whether from a scanned document, a photo of a document, a scene-photo (for example the text on signs and billboards in a landscape photo) or from subtitle text superimposed on an image (for example from a television broadcast).
In cryptography, plaintext or cleartext is unencrypted information, as opposed to information encrypted for storage or transmission.
Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks".
A text file (sometimes spelled "textfile"; an old alternative name is "flatfile") is a kind of computer file that is structured as a sequence of lines of electronic text.