Alan Freedman -- The Computer Language Company - Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Longest-Running Tech Reference on the Planet

A CDE Definition

You'll love The Computer Desktop Encyclopedia (CDE) for Tech Term of the Day (TTOD)


vault app

An application that hides a user's content in a smartphone, including photos, videos, text messages, Facebook messages, contacts, call logs and apps. The data in a vault app are locked and unlocked via a password. See Snapchat.


A mobile messaging service from Snap Inc. that sends a photo or video to someone that lasts only up to 10 seconds before it disappears. During that time, the recipient can take a screen shot, and the sender is notified that it was taken. For more information, visit See Snapchat Spectacles and Snapcash.

Personal Use Only

Before/After Your Search Term
variable data printingVAX
variable declarationVAXcluster
variable length fieldVAXELN
variable length recordVAXmate
variable playbackVAXstation
variable refresh rateVB
variable resistorVB Script
variable speed playbackVB.NET

Terms By Topic
Click any of the following categories for a list of fundamental terms.
Computer Words You Gotta KnowSystem design
Job categoriesUnix/Linux
Interesting stuffPersonal computers
InternetIndustrial Automation/Process Control
Communications & networkingAssociations/Standards organizations
HistoryDesktop publishing
ProgrammingHealthcare IT
System design