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ACCU, previously known as Association of C and C++ Users, is a non-profit user group of people interested in software development, dedicated to raising the standard of computer programming.
ACM Multimedia (ACM-MM) is the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)'s annual conference on multimedia, sponsored by the SIGMM on multimedia in the ACM.
ACM SIGACT or SIGACT is the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory, whose purpose is support of research in theoretical computer science.
ACM SIGARCH is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on computer architecture, a community of computer professionals and students from academia and industry involved in research and professional practice related to computer architecture and design.
ACM SIGGRAPH is the international Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques based in New York.
ACM SIGHPC is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on High Performance Computing, an international community of students, faculty, researchers, and practitioners working on research and in professional practice related to supercomputing, high-end computers, and cluster computing.
ACM SIGLOG or SIGLOG is the Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group on Logic and Computation.
ACM SIGOPS is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Operating Systems, an international community of students, faculty, researchers, and practitioners associated with research and development related to operating systems.
ACM Transactions on Computational Logic (ACM TOCL) is a scientific journal that aims to disseminate the latest findings of note in the field of logic in computer science.
The Association for Computing Machinery's Council on Women in Computing (ACM-W) supports, celebrates, and advocates internationally for the full engagement of women in all aspects of the computing field, providing a wide range of programs and services to ACM members and working in the larger community to advance the contributions of technical women.
Adrian Garcia (born December 26, 1960) is the former Sheriff of Harris County, Texas.
The Association of Industrial Laser Users (AILU) was established in 1995 as an independent, non-profit organisation run by and for laser users involved in activities including manufacturing, healthcare, academic and industrial research; as well as suppliers of laser-related products and services.
The American Art-Union (1839–1851) was a subscription-based organization whose goal was to enlighten and educate an American public to a national art, while providing a support system for the viewing and sales of art “executed by artists in the United States or by American artists abroad." Art unions had been popular since the early 19th century in Europe; they first appeared in Switzerland, gaining great popularity in both Germany and the United Kingdom in the 1830s.
The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists (AAPLOG) is a U.S.-based pro-life advocacy group, primarily for Obstetricians and Gynecologists, but also open to other medical professionals and non-medical individuals and organizations.
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is an international learned society for computing.
The Assured Clear Distance Ahead (ACDA) is the distance ahead of any terrestrial locomotive device such as a land vehicle, watercraft, skates, or skis, although commonly an automobile, which can be seen to be clear of hazards by the driver, within which they should be able to bring the device to a halt; drivers generally may not pose an "immediate hazard" upon where or when they cannot assure such distance ahead is clear.
Atlas is a Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon (THON) special interest organization.
The Australian Computer Society (ACS) is an association for information and communications technology professionals with over 26,000 members Australia-wide.
The Bangalore Linux Users Group is a Free and Open Source Software user group.
Berkeley Macintosh Users Group (BMUG) is a Macintosh User Group, founded in September 1984 by U.C. Berkeley students including Reese Jones, Raines Cohen and Bernt Wahl to share knowledge of graphical computing, primarily the Apple Macintosh.
BIOS (an acronym for Basic Input/Output System and also known as the System BIOS, ROM BIOS or PC BIOS) is non-volatile firmware used to perform hardware initialization during the booting process (power-on startup), and to provide runtime services for operating systems and programs.
In computing, BoF (birds of a feather) can refer to.
The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG) is the standards organisation that oversees the development of Bluetooth standards and the licensing of the Bluetooth technologies and trademarks to manufacturers.
The British Academy of Management (BAM), founded in 1986, is a learned society dedicated to advancing the academic discipline of management in the United Kingdom.
The Canadian Society of Transplantation (CST) is the professional organization for physicians, surgeons, scientists and allied health professionals working in the field of transplantation in Canada.
Chris Lattner (born 1978) is an American software developer, best known as the main author of LLVM and related projects, such as the compiler Clang and the programming language Swift.
Christopher Dunn is a computer enthusiast noted for his involvement with CompuServe, and for the first high-profile online courtship leading to marriage in the United States.
The Cincinnati Bell Connector, previously known as the Cincinnati Streetcar, is a streetcar system in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States.
This article is about the various external peripherals of the Commodore 64 home computer.
The VIC-20 (in Germany: VC-20; In Japan: VIC-1001) is an 8-bit home computer that was sold by Commodore Business Machines.
Communications servers are open, standards-based computing systems that operate as a carrier-grade common platform for a wide range of communications applications and allow equipment providers to add value at many levels of the system architecture.
In computational mathematics, computer algebra, also called symbolic computation or algebraic computation, is a scientific area that refers to the study and development of algorithms and software for manipulating mathematical expressions and other mathematical objects.
Computer graphics are pictures and films created using computers.
The ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) series of academic conferences is generally considered the most prestigious in the field of human–computer interaction and is one of the top ranked conferences in computer science.
Crippled America: How to Make America Great Again is a non-fiction book by businessman and 45th President of the United States Donald Trump, first published in hardcover by Simon & Schuster in 2015.
Daniel Trefler (born 1959) is a Canadian economist who is currently the J. Douglas and Ruth Grant Chair in Competitiveness and Prosperity at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto.
David J. Malan is Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Computer Science at Harvard University.
David Sillence, AM is the foundation chair (Professor) of Medical Genetics in the University of Sydney.
The District Councils' Network (DCN) is a special interest group in the Local Government Association.
Don Ringe (born c. 1946 – October 11, 2016) is an American political media consultant, Emmy Award winning journalist, documentary filmmaker and online innovator in both the US and overseas.
Donald Wayne Williamson, usually known as Don Williamson (born October 5, 1927), is an American businessman and politician in Shreveport, the seat of Caddo Parish and the largest city in north Louisiana.
Elizabeth Fennema (born Elizabeth Hammer in 1928) is an educator specializing the teaching of mathematics.
Elliott Irving Organick (1925–1985) was a computer scientist and pioneer in operating systems development and education.
Elonka Dunin (born December 29, 1958) is an American video game developer who worked at Simutronics Corp. in St. Louis, Missouri from 1990–2014, and in 2015 was Senior Producer at Black Gate Games in Nashville, Tennessee.
Encompass, the Enterprise Computing Association, was the original computer user group for business customers of Hewlett-Packard.
The Institution of Engineers Australia, often shortened to IEAust and/or trading as Engineers Australia (EA), is a professional body and not-for-profit organisation dedicated to being the national forum for the advancement of the engineering field within Australia and a member of Washington Accord.
A farmers' market is a physical retail marketplace intended to sell foods directly by farmers to consumers.
Traditional FidoNet logo by John Madil FidoNet is a worldwide computer network that is used for communication between bulletin board systems (BBSes).
Full Measure is an American Sunday morning political affairs and investigative news magazine series that debuted on October 4, 2015.
The Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Mathematik (GDM) (Society for Didactics of Mathematics) is a scientific society pursuing the goal to foster mathematics education, particularly in German-speaking countries.
Google Earth is a computer program that renders a 3D representation of Earth based on satellite imagery.
(Conrad) Gordon Walton, Jr. (born 1956) is an American video game developer and executive producer who has worked with many North American online game companies, from Maxis to Electronic Arts to Sony Online to BioWare.
The 1988 Hamilton municipal election was held on November 14, 1988 to elect a Regional Chairman, a Mayor, sixteen members to Hamilton, Ontario City Council, seventeen members to the Hamilton Board of Education and thirteen members to the Hamilton-Wentworth Roman Catholic Separate School Board.
In politics, hardline refers to the doctrine, policy, and posturing of a government or political body as being absolutist and sometimes authoritarian.
The House of Laity is the lower house in the tricameral General Synod of the Church of England legislature.
Intelligent Input/Output (I2O) is a defunct computer input/output (I/O) specification.
Immigration is the international movement of people into a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle or reside there, especially as permanent residents or naturalized citizens, or to take up employment as a migrant worker or temporarily as a foreign worker.
Immigration to the United States is the international movement of individuals who are not natives or do not possess citizenship in order to settle, reside, study, or work in the country.
Policy Impact Assessments (IAs) are formal, evidence-based procedures that assess the economic, social, and environmental effects of public policy.
Indian Institute of Management Rohtak (IIM Rohtak or IIM-R) is a public business school located in Rohtak, Haryana, India.
Infant mortality refers to deaths of young children, typically those less than one year of age.
Information science is a field primarily concerned with the analysis, collection, classification, manipulation, storage, retrieval, movement, dissemination, and protection of information.
The Institute for Historical Review (IHR), founded in 1978, is an American organization best known for publishing articles and books promoting Holocaust denial, a practice which attracted notoriety to the IHR.
The term interest group refers to virtually any voluntary association that seeks to publicly promote and create advantages for its cause.
International Association of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language (IATEFL) is an organisation in the field of English language learning and teaching.
The International Executive Resources Group (IERG) is a non-profit professional association for corporate executive-level professionals working in diverse industries whose careers include broad experience in the global arena.
International Game Developers Association (IGDA) is the professional association for over 12,000 video and computer game developers worldwide.
The International Radio Controlled Helicopter Association (IRCHA) is an organization created by radio control helicopter pilots.
The Italian Association for Speech Sciences (Italian: Associazione Italiana di Scienze della Voce, AISV) is an Italian non-profit organization promoting speech communication, science and technology.
James Aloysius "Jim" Farley (May 30, 1888 – June 9, 1976) was one of the first Irish Catholic politicians in American history to achieve success on a national level.
The Japan Association for Language Teaching (JALT), or 特定非営利活動法人全国語学教育学会 (“Specified Nonprofit Corporation – Zenkoku Gogaku Kyoiku Gakkai”) in Japanese, is a non-profit professional organization for foreign language teachers in Japan.
Colonel John Herschel Glenn Jr. (July 18, 1921 – December 8, 2016) was a United States Marine Corps aviator, engineer, astronaut, and United States Senator from Ohio.
The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) is a division of the American Library Association (ALA), which is the oldest and largest library association in the world.
A Linux User Group or Linux Users' Group (LUG) or GNU/Linux User Group (GLUG) is a private, generally non-profit or not-for-profit organization that provides support and/or education for Linux users, particularly for inexperienced users.
LISA is the USENIX special interest group for system administrators.
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In order to use Bluetooth technology, a device must be compatible with the subset of Bluetooth profiles (often called services) necessary to use the desired services.
The following article contains a list of acronyms and initials used in the waste management industry.
The Malaysian National Computer Confederation (MNCC) is an association for information and communications technology professionals.
Man of the Year is a 2006 American political satire film directed and written by Barry Levinson, produced by James G. Robinson, and starring Robin Williams.
Marcia Peterson Sward (February 1, 1939 – September 21, 2008) was an American mathematician and nonprofit organization administrator.
Mark Joseph Green (born March 15, 1945) is an American author, former public official, public interest lawyer and a Democratic politician from New York City.
The Marketing Executives Networking Group (MENG) is a non-profit professional association established in 1995 for small business, consultant, corporate executive-level marketing managers in leadership roles at companies and non-profit organizations across many diverse industries and areas of marketing expertise.
Mensa is the largest and oldest high IQ society in the world.
Michael J. Flynn (born May 20, 1934) is an American professor emeritus at Stanford University.
Miriam Weiner is a Jewish genealogist, author, and lecturer who specializes in the research of Jewish roots in Poland and the former Soviet Union.
The Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) is a leading series of academic conferences in HCI and is sponsored by ACM SIGCHI, the Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction.
MultiGP is a global drone racing league that governs and manages a radio-controlled drone racing.
The Museum Computer Network (MCN) is a US-based non-profit organization for professionals with an interest in the use of computer technology for museums.
The National Council for Geocosmic Research (N.C.G.R) is a non-profit educational organization formed to promote and raise the standards of education and research in astrology.
Negotiated rulemaking is a process in American administrative law, used by federal agencies, in which representatives from a government agency and affected interest groups negotiate the terms of a proposed administrative rule.
The New Zealand Labour Party (Rōpū Reipa o Aotearoa), or simply Labour (Reipa), is a centre-left political party in New Zealand.
The OPEN Alliance is a non-profit, special interest group (SIG) of mainly automotive industry and technology providers collaborating to encourage wide scale adoption of Ethernet-based communication as the standard in automotive networking applications.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to interpersonal relationships.
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the psychiatric survivors movement: Psychiatric survivors movement – diverse association of individuals who are either currently clients of mental health services, or who consider themselves survivors of interventions by psychiatry, or who identify themselves as ex-patients of mental health services.
PC-Talk was a communications software program.
PCI Express (Peripheral Component Interconnect Express), officially abbreviated as PCIe or PCI-e, is a high-speed serial computer expansion bus standard, designed to replace the older PCI, PCI-X, and AGP bus standards.
PCI-X, short for Peripheral Component Interconnect eXtended, is a computer bus and expansion card standard that enhances the 32-bit PCI local bus for higher bandwidth demanded mostly by servers and workstations.
A peak organisation or peak body is an Australian term for an advocacy group or trade association, an association of industries or groups with allied interests.
A political organisation or political organization is any organization that involves itself in the political process, including political parties, non-governmental organizations, advocacy groups and special interest groups.
A political party is an organised group of people, often with common views, who come together to contest elections and hold power in government.
In social psychology, reciprocity is a social norm of responding to a positive action with another positive action, rewarding kind actions.
Recreation resource planning is the application of analytical tools to a systematic and deliberate process of decision making about the future management of recreation resources and recreation opportunities.
Frederick Steven "Rick" Piltz (July 29, 1943 – October 18, 2014) was a former senior associate in the U.S. Climate Change Science Program.
The Rosenfeld Effect is not a scientific phenomena, but an empirical fact that electricity use per capita in California (CA) had been almost flat from 1973 to 2006, whereas use in the United States has risen 50%.
Scorpia is the pseudonym of a video game journalist who was active from the early 1980s through the late 1990s.
Super Dimension Fortress (SDF, also known as freeshell.org) is a non-profit public access UNIX shell provider on the Internet.
The Seventeenth Amendment (Amendment XVII) to the United States Constitution established the popular election of United States Senators by the people of the states.
Sig may refer to.
ACM SIGACCESS is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Accessible computing, an interdisciplinary group of academic and industrial researchers, clinicians and rehabilitation personnel, policy makers, end users, and students to develop technologies for use by people with disabilities.
ACM SIGAI is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Artificial Intelligence (AI), an interdisciplinary group of academic and industrial researchers, practitioners, software developers, end users, and students who work together to promote and support the growth and application of AI principles and techniques throughout computing.
SIGCAT (Special Interest Group on CD Applications and Technology) was a special interest group founded in 1986 by Jerry McFaul, an employee of the US Geological Survey.
SIGCOMM is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Data Communications, which specializes in the field of communication and computer networks.
SIGCSE is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education, which provides a forum for educators to discuss issues related to the development, implementation, and/or evaluation of computing programs, curricula, and courses, as well as syllabi, laboratories, and other elements of teaching and pedagogy.
SIGMETRICS is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Measurement and Evaluation, which specializes in the field of performance analysis, measurement, and modeling of computer systems.
SIGMOBILE is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Mobility of Systems, Users, Data and Computing, which specializes in the field of mobile computing and wireless networks and wearable computing.
SIGPLAN is the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on programming languages.
SIGSAM is the ACM Special Interest Group on Symbolic and Algebraic Manipulation.
The social web is a set of social relations that link people through the World Wide Web.
The Space Nursing Society is an international space advocacy organization devoted to space nursing and space exploration by registered nurses.
Traditionally, market orientation (MO) focuses on microenvironment and the functional management of an organisation.
The annual ACM SIGPLAN-SIGACT Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL) is an academic conference in the field of computer science, with focus on fundamental principles in the design, definition, analysis, and implementation of programming languages, programming systems, and programming interfaces.
"The Crackpots and These Women" is the fifth episode from season one of The West Wing.
The Naturist Society (TNS) is an American naturist organization based in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States.
The USENIX Annual Technical Conference is a conference of computing professions sponsored by the USENIX association.
Veterans of Future Wars (VFW) was a satirical political organization initially created as a prank by Princeton University students in 1936.
The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)'s Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) is an effort to improve the accessibility of the World Wide Web (WWW or Web) for people with disabilities.
Yale Summers (July 26, 1933 — May 6, 2012) was an American actor and producer, whose credits included the 1960s CBS television series, Daktari, with Marshall Thompson.
The 3D Core Graphics System (a.k.a. Core) was the very first graphical standard ever developed.