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What the hell is Micro Four Thirds?

What the hell is Micro Four Thirds?

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If you've been looking into upgrading your camera recently, then chances are you will have come across the seemingly baffling phrase "Micro Four Thirds". Retailers and tech websites have been throwing the three-word moniker around with gay abandon, apparently... >>

What the hell is streaming?

What the hell is streaming?

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You can't move a muscle in this day and age without some clever clogs down the pub telling you in that casual smug way how they streamed item X to device Y and managed to enjoy something that only they were smart enough to do, most often for free, and... >>

What the hell is an OS?

What the hell is an OS?

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Welcome to "What the hell is" on Pocket-lint where we break down tech jargon a piece at a time until you don't have to be a geek to know what someone is banging on about. This week is the turn of OS which is the short hand for operating system. There... >>

What the hell is Freeview HD?

What the hell is Freeview HD?

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Cast your minds back to the end of September 2009 and the big day for the country dubbed "Retune". Yes, that was fun, wasn't it? Stepping round the risk of asking if everyone managed to get their channels back and their equipment working again, it might... >>

What the hell are apps?

What the hell are apps?

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Welcome once again to "What the hell is?" on Pocket-lint, where we attempt to simply and briefly de-jargonise technology talk into what people would normally say if they weren't trying to sound clever. This week is the turn of the "app" - a term you'll... >>

What the hell is cloud computing?

What the hell is cloud computing?

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Welcome to "What the hell is?" where we at Pocket-lint simply and briefly dejargonise technology talk into what people would normally say if they weren't trying to sound clever. Now naturally, most of you out there are going to know some of these terms... >>