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Microsoft Office Online

By November 2004, Microsoft Office Online received over 52 million visitors, with over 746 million page views, ranking it in the top 100 sites worldwide.

Microsoft OneNote

OneNote is a program that helps people make and share notes using digital notebooks. The first version was sold in 2003 as part of Microsoft Office. At first, OneNote let people type notes, record audio and video clips, and turn written notes int ...

Microsoft Paint

Microsoft Paint, also called MS Paint or simply Paint is a computer program made by Microsoft. It allows people to create picture files as well as edit picture files saved on their computer. Microsoft Paint is also a program for adding texts to i ...

Microsoft Publisher

Microsoft Publisher is a desktop publishing application. It is made by Microsoft and it is part of Microsoft Office. Publisher is similar to Word except that it places the emphasis on page layout and design. With Publisher, you can create a varie ...

Microsoft Security Essentials

Microsoft Security Essentials is a free antivirus software created by Microsoft that provides protection against computer viruses, rootkits, spywares, and trojans for Windows XP. MSE x86 replaces Windows Live OneCare, a commercial subscription-ba ...

Microsoft Small Basic

Microsoft Small Basic is a programming language made by Microsoft. It is a simplified version of the BASIC programming language. It was first released in 2008. Small Basic was designed by Microsoft DevLabs. The language has only 14 keywords, and ...

Microsoft TechNet

Microsoft TechNet is a website owned by Microsoft, as source for information, news and events for IT professionals. There is also a paid magazine called TechNet Magazine. TechNet used to be restricted to paying customers. Now the website is free, ...

Microsoft Visio

Microsoft Visio is a vector graphics computer program made by Microsoft. The product was firstly made by Shapeware Corporation until it was bought by Microsoft in 2000. The first large version of Visio was sold in 2003. Visio is a popular program ...

Microsoft Visual Studio

Microsoft Visual Studio is a set of programs or tools used to help write computer programs. It includes the tools for designing, coding the program, and fixing the bugs. This type of software is called an integrated development environment. It me ...

Microwave oven

A microwave oven is a machine that cooks food using microwaves, a type of radio wave. The idea was invented when a scientist who was experimenting with radio waves saw his chocolate bar, which was in his pocket, had melted. He then knew that radi ...

Min Nan Wikipedia

The Min Nan Wikipedia is the Min Nan-language edition of Wikipedia This edition was started in 2003. As of June 2016, it has over 200.000 articles.

Minangkabau Wikipedia

The Minangkabau Wikipedia is the Minangkabau version of the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia. See List of Wikipedias. It is the 31th largest edition by article count.

Mineral wool

Mineral wool is any fibrous material made by spinning or drawing molten mineral or rock materials such as slag and ceramics. Mineral wool was first made in 1840 in Wales by Edward Parry. Mineral wool has an average diameter of 2 to 6 micrometers.

Mini CD

A Mini CD is a Compact disc that is of smaller size, usually 8 cm, instead of 12 cm, for regular CDs. These CDs can hold less data, about 210 Megabytes, or 24 minutes of music. There is also a version which can only hold 155 MB of data, or 18 min ...

Minicomputer

A minicomputer is a type of computer that possesses most of the features and capabilities of a large computer but is smaller in physical size. A minicomputer fills the space between the mainframe and microcomputer, and is smaller than the former ...

MiniDisc

A MiniDisc is a small magneto-optical disk. It is used as a replacement for the Audio cassette. It was developed by Sony to store music. Later it was modified, so it can also store data. The music it stores is compressed in some way, like an MP3. ...

Minimal instruction set computer

Minimal Instruction Set Computer is a processor architecture with a very small number of basic instruction operations and corresponding opcodes. As a result of this is a smaller instruction set, a smaller and faster instruction set decode unit, a ...

MIPS architecture

The MIPS architecture is an instruction set for computers that was developed at Stanford University in 1981. At the start, MIPS was an acronym for Microprocessor without Interlocked Pipeline Stages. Most of it is done in RISC. In a full RISC arch ...

Miranda (programming language)

Miranda is a functional programming language from the 1980s. It was not seen as a tool to teach functional programming. Miranda affected other programming languages like Haskell, but it is not used very much anymore.

MIRC

mIRC is a popular shareware Internet Relay Chat client for Microsoft Windows. It was created in 1995 by Khaled Mardam-Bey in C. Its most recent update was made in 2012. It is licensed as Proprietary. It comes free of charge for 30 days and then y ...

Mobile app

A mobile application, also referred to as a mobile app or simply an app, is a computer program designed to run on smartphones, tablet computers and other mobile devices. Apps are usually available through an app store for that platform. These beg ...

Mobile browser

A mobile browser is a web browser made for use on a mobile device like a mobile phone or PDA. Mobile browsers are made to display internet content in the best way for small screens on mobile devices.

MobyGames

MobyGames is an online gaming website for computer and video games. It is also a review site which allows their critics to give their opinions on any video game. The site has a lot of video game information. Their goal is to be a huge game databa ...

Model rocket

A model rocket is a miniature rocket. They are not launched by the government or a space program. They are used by people interested in rockets. They are normally made of light materials. Even though it seems dangerous, it is quite safe and is a ...

Modular programming

Modular programming is a way of organizing a computer program into smaller parts called modules. Each module contains the necessary code to run one specific part of the final computer program. Modular programs are simpler to understand. They are ...

Mop

Mop is a tool used for cleaning. It is usually pieces of cloth or a sponge attached to the end of a long stick. A dry mop is typically used to clean the floor, while a wet mop is used to remove dust. The mop was invented by Eddy Key, a well known ...

Moshi Monsters

Moshi Monsters is a website where players can adopt a virtual pet monster and collect Moshlings. The monsters have to be fed and played with. Players can also buy clothes and other items for the monster. Players earn credits by solving puzzles an ...

Motorboat

A motorboat is a boat which is powered by an engine. Some motorboats are made with inboard engines; others have an outboard motor installed on the outside, containing the internal combustion engine, the gearbox and the propeller in one portable u ...

Motorola

Motorola was a American company that made cell phones and other electronics. The company was based in Schaumburg, Illinois, a small town just outside of Chicago, Illinois. After losing.3 billion from 2007 to 2009, Motorola was divided in two sepa ...

Motorola Razr (2020)

The Motorola Razr is an Android foldable smartphone made by Motorola Mobility. Announced on November 14, 2019, it was released on February 6, 2020.

Moving Picture Experts Group

The Moving Picture Experts Group, or MPEG for short, is a group of people that figure out ways to put music and video onto computers. Then they publish this information for people to use. MPEG invented a number of file formats for music and video ...

Mozilla Public License

The Mozilla Public License is a free and open source software license developed and maintained by the Mozilla Foundation. It is a weak copyleft, characterized as a middle ground between permissive free software licenses and the GNU General Public ...

MS-DOS

MS-DOS is a computer operating system by Microsoft Corporation. It stands for "Microsoft Disk Operating System", and came from an operating system Microsoft bought called 86-DOS, originally called QDOS, or "Quick and Dirty Operating System." The ...

MSN

The web portal launched on August 24 1995 by Microsoft. The site was launched at around the same time as Windows 95. Through MSN, people can create an e-mail account using MSN Hotmail, a blog using MSN Spaces, a group using MSN Groups and plenty ...

MSX

MSX was the name of a home computer in the 1980s. It was Microsofts attempt to create a standard for hardware makers, conceived by Microsoft Japan executive Kazuhiko Nishi. Even with Microsofts involvement, MSX machines were rare in the United St ...

Mug

A mug is a container for drinking. It has one handle on the side. It is usually made of ceramic or steel. People might talk about getting a mug of beer at a local pub. They might also drink a mug of coffee in the morning.

Multi-touch

In computing, multi-touch is the name for a piece of technology that lets you use a trackpad or touchscreen by pressing on more than one place on the screen at one time. This often lets you do things that you could not do by other ways, such as p ...

MultiMediaCard

The MultiMediaCard is a flash memory card standard. It was developed by SanDisk and Siemens AG for use in the consumer market. The card is about the size of a postage stamp: 24 mm × 32 mm × 1.4 mm.

Multiplexer

In electronics, a multiplexer or mux is a device that selects one of many analog or digital input signals and outputs it into a single output line. This process is termed: multiplexing. An electronic multiplexer makes it possible for several sign ...

Multiprocessing

Multiprocessing is the use of two or more central processing units within a single computer system. The CPUs do not have to be the same. Systems that treat all CPUs equally are called symmetric multiprocessing systems.

Multitasking

Multitasking means that a computer can run more than one item of software in the same time frame, as in switching between several computer programs running on a single CPU. It can also refer to a person who is working on more than one task at the ...

Musical.ly

Musical.ly was a mobile app available for phones where users could make short videos with music and slow motion. The videos would be sped up by the app to be at a normal speed. This allowed for lip syncing to be popular on the app. It is now know ...

Musopen

Musopen is an online library of public domain music recordings and sheet music, launched by Aaron Dunn in 2005. It aims to "set music free" through providing music to the public free of charge, without copyright restrictions. In 2008, Musopen rel ...

MX record

In the Domain Name System, an MX record is something that a domain uses to tell people and software the IP address of an email server. There can be more than one MX record for a domain. When there is more than one record, DNS uses a priority list ...

My arcade series

The My arcade consoles are a line of unauthorized handheld Nintendo entertainment system clones that attach to a TV set manufactured by various companies and sold by DreamGEAR, LLC. Most, if not all of these were manufactured in East Asia and are ...

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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