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Viral video

A viral video is a video that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, usually through video sharing websites, social media and email.

Virgin Orbit

Virgin Orbit is a company in the Virgin Group that will provide a for small satellites to be put into space. The company was made in 2017 to create the LauncherOne rocket, which would be launched from an airplane. They currently have made one try ...

Virtual private server

A virtual private server is a virtual machine. They are often used by Internet hosting providers. Multiple VPSs run on the same machine, but they are separated as they will only share hardware resources without interfering on software level. A VP ...

VisualEditor

VisualEditor is a project developed by the Wikimedia Foundation together with Wikia. It is similar to a WYSIWYG editor, and is available as a MediaWiki extension. The Beta version of this extension was enabled on Mediawiki.org and other larger Wi ...

Vocaloid

Vocaloid is a music software thats used to make vocals for music. It was created by Yamaha, a company that sells musical instruments, as well as other products. The user can type in lyrics and a melody and it will synthesize singing. Voicebanks f ...

Volapuk Wikipedia

The Volapuk Wikipedia is the Volapuk version of the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia. See List of Wikipedias. It is 54th largest edition by article count. Some believe that Wikipedia should get rid of it, because most of the changes come from one b ...

Voltage divider

In electronics, a voltage divider is an electrical circuit which creates an output voltage which is proportional to an input voltage. Voltage dividers are also known as resistor divider and potential divider. It can be made of two resistors or it ...

Voltage regulator

Voltage regulator is an elecrical component that maintains a constant voltage level. It stabilizes the voltage. For example, when a voltage regulator is fed a voltage that varies betveen 7.5 - 9.0 Volts, the regulators output stays at exactly 5 V ...

Volumetric flask

A volumetric flask is a type of laboratory glassware. It is used to hold and measure accurate amounts of liquid. It is shaped like a Florence flask, but has a flatter bottom. A volumetric flask has a tall, narrow neck with a stopper that can be u ...

Von Neumann architecture

The von Neumann architecture is a model of how computers work. It was developed by John von Neumann, and others in the 1940s. According to this model, a computer consists of two fundamental parts: There is a processor, which loads and executes pr ...

Vortex mixer

Inside, a vortex mixer has an electric motor which turns a pipe facing upwards. This pipe is attached to a small rubber bowl where one can put a beaker of liquid to be mixed up. The rubber bowl turns quickly and creates a vortex or a spiral flow ...

Voyager 1

Voyager 1 is a spacecraft used by NASA to explore Jupiter and Saturn. It is identical in form to its sister ship, Voyager 2. Voyager 1 was launched on September 5, 1977, to study the outer planets of the Solar System. It is now in an extended mis ...

Voyager 2

Voyager 2 is a spacecraft used by NASA to explore Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. It is the only spacecraft that has come near to Uranus and Neptune. Because of this, a majority of pictures we see of these two ice planets came from this spa ...

Vyond

Vyond is an American cloud-based web service. It is for creating and distributing animated videos. Founded by Alvin Hung in 2007. Vyond allows users to develop narrative videos, in which characters speak with lip synching and move around. Users c ...

Wagon

A wagon is a type of vehicle that has four wheels, it can be used to store things inside it, sometimes they can be used so people can sit in it. It can be pulled by a person or by animals.

Waray Wikipedia

The Waray Wikipedia is the Waray language edition of Wikipedia. This edition started on September 25, 2005. As of January 2021, it is the 11th-largest language edition of Wikipedia. It has over 1.265.000 articles.

Wasted username

A wasted username or wasted account is a user account on a website that was not used very much after it was made. A person who makes an account like this is called a namewaster or a name waster. This word came from YouTube, where many people woul ...

Watchdog timer

A watchdog timer is a component of an electronic system that makes sure the system is operating properly. These components can either be done as a piece of hardware or as software. Depending on the intended use, they either signal that a system i ...

WatchOS

watchOS is the mobile operating system of the Apple Watch, developed by Apple Inc. It is based on the iOS operating system and has many similar features. It was released on April 24, 2015, along with the Apple Watch, the only device that runs wat ...

Water purification

Water purification is the process of removing contaminants from water. One reason is to make it safe for humans to consume. Another is industrial use such as cleaning and cooling microchips during manufacturing. Unclean water is not only harmful ...

Water tank

A water tank is a container for storing water. The need for water tanks is as old as civilization. Tanks were used to provide storage of water for use in many applications, drinking water, irrigation agriculture, fire suppression, agricultural fa ...

Waterloo Maple

Waterloo Maple Inc. is a Canadian software company. They are in Waterloo, Ontario. They are most well known for creating the Maple computer algebra system.

WAV

WAV, short for Waveform Audio File Format, is a Microsoft and IBM audio file format standard for storing an audio bitstream on PCs. It resembles the RIFF bitstream format in the sense that it stores data in" chunks”. It is also close to the IFF a ...

Weapons of World War I

Major advances were made to weapon technology during World War I. There were better grenades, flame throwers, poison gas, and artillery. The submarine, warplane and the tank were new weapons. Both sides used a much better heavy machine gun than t ...

Web 2.0

Web 2.0 is what people call new ways of showing or using things on the Internet. Web 2.0 is considered beneficial because it is easy for people to publish their work, connect with other people, and share and exchange information. To people who us ...

Web accessibility

Web accessibility is how easy it is to use the internet for people with disabilities. This can be different types of disabilities. For example, websites might have important information in a sound file with somebody reading it out loud, which wou ...

Web browser

A web browser is a computer program application for reading pages of the World Wide Web. Since the late 1990s, most personal computers and mobile phones and other mobile devices have a browser. Web browsers are used by people to find and look at ...

Web chat

A web chat is a chat system to exchange information via the Web. People use a web browser to communicate with others. Apart from the browser you do not need anything else, which makes a web chat easy to use and ideal for people not very experienc ...

Web crawler

A web crawler or spider is a computer program that automatically fetches the contents of a web page. The program then analyses the content, for example to index it by certain search terms. Search engines commonly use web crawlers.

Web feed

A web feed is an XML-based document which contains a sequence of content items. Web logs or blogs are a common source for web feeds. However, web feeds may also be associated with different sources other than blogs. The term syndication is used t ...

Web hosting service

A web hosting service is a type of Internet hosting service. It allows people and companies to make their website available on the World Wide Web. Web hosts are companies which provide space on a server which is owned or leased for use by clients ...

Web portal

An internet portal or web portal is a website used to enter the Internet. It can also be used to describe a website to enter certain parts of the Internet, like Wikipedias Community Portal. Many ISPs have their own portals, but there are many oth ...

Web resource

A web resource is anything that can be obtained from the World Wide Web. Some examples are web pages, e-mail, information from databases, and web services. Web resources have changed since the Internet was first created. The early concept was of ...

Web services

A Web service is defined as "a software system designed to support interoperable machine-to-machine interaction over a network". Web services are frequently just Web APIs that can be accessed over a network, such as the Internet, and executed on ...

Webcam

A webcam is a video camera that connects to a computer, and can let people see each other over the Internet. Most people that have webcams use them with an instant messenger to see each other at the same time. Webcams can also be used for recordi ...

Webcast

A webcast is a type of media file used on the Internet. It is distributed using streaming media technology to many people at the same time. It is basically the same as broadcasting over the internet. Many radio and TV stations, as well as station ...

Webcomic

A webcomic is a comic that can be viewed on the Internet. Most webcomics are made viewable either as a page or a strip at a time. Some do this on a regular schedule, often one strip each day, or one strip on each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

WebKit

WebKit is a layout engine made to let web browsers show web pages. The WebKit engine has a set of classes to display web content in windows, and implements browser features such as following links when clicked by the person using the web browser, ...

Webmail

Webmail is an e-mail service which is usually accessed through a web browser, instead of an email client such as Microsoft Outlook. Some well known versions are Gmail, Windows Live Mail and Yahoo! Mail. One of the advantages of using web-based e- ...

Webmin

Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool for OpenSolaris, Linux and other Unix-like systems. It can configure many operating system internals, such as users, disk quotas, services, configuration files, as well as modify and control many op ...

Webpage

A webpage is a document from the internet which can be seen with a web browser. Web pages each have a URL or address, which is how a page is found, and is different for every page. When a webpage is part of a larger group of pages managed by a co ...

Website

A website is a set of webpages that are joined together. People look at websites with a computer of some kind, sometimes including the computer inside mobile phones and televisions. The websites are kept on computers called web servers.

Welsh Wikipedia

The Welsh Wikipedia is the Welsh-language edition of Wikipedia. This edition started in July 2003. As of July 2013, it has over 49.000 articles.

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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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