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An acronym is a word or name formed as an abbreviation from the initial components in a phrase or a word, usually individual letters (as in NATO or laser) and sometimes syllables (as in Benelux).
In computing, an avatar is the graphical representation of the user or the user's alter ego or character.
Best Buy Co., Inc. is an American multinational consumer electronics retailer headquartered in Richfield, Minnesota.
Instant messaging was created in July 1996 by Yair Goldfinger, Arik Vardi, Sefi Vigiser, and Amnon Amir, when they started a company called Mirabilis in order to introduce a new way of communication over the Internet.
Eric Ries (born September 22, 1978) is an American entrepreneur, blogger, and author of The Lean Startup, a book on the lean startup movement.
The furry fandom is a subculture interested in fictional anthropomorphic animal characters with human personalities and characteristics.
Lean startup is a methodology for developing businesses and products, which aims to shorten product development cycles by adopting a combination of business-hypothesis-driven experimentation, iterative product releases, and validated learning.
This is a list of major active social networking websites and excludes dating websites (see Comparison of online dating websites).
Menlo Ventures is a venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California with an additional office in San Francisco, California.
The Metaverse is a collective virtual shared space, created by the convergence of virtually enhanced physical reality and physically persistent virtual space, including the sum of all virtual worlds, augmented reality, and the internet.
Mountain View is a city located in Santa Clara County, California, United States, named for its views of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
ReadWrite (originally ReadWriteWeb or RWW) is a Web technology blog launched in 2003.
Redwood City is a city on the San Francisco Peninsula in Northern California's Bay Area, approximately south of San Francisco, and northwest of San Jose.
A social network is a social structure made up of a set of social actors (such as individuals or organizations), sets of dyadic ties, and other social interactions between actors.
Virtual goods are non-physical objects and money purchased for use in online communities or online games.