online communications

AVATAR= a graphical representation of the user or the users alter ego or character
PROFILE=your profile to upload your statuses
VLE=virtual learning environment
MICRO BLOGGING= a microblog differs from a tridional blogs in the sense that is content is typically smaller in both actuall and agreegated file size
VOIP=voice over internet protocol…. a catogary of hardware and software that enables people to use the internet as the transmission medium for telephone calls. like skype
SOCIAL NETWORKING=which is facebook and twitter
IM= instant message
WIKIS= a collaborative website (wikipedia)
ONLINE COMMUNICATIONS= communicating online services
CHATROOM= large scale interactive communication
CHAT= online real time communication
NETIQUETTE= contract of internet etiquette
PODCASTING= like RSS. you have to set of subscriptiojns that are checked regularly for updates and instead od reading the feeds on your pc screen you listen to
content on your ipod. audio or video files downloaded.
VIRTUAL WORLDS= not real. communicating on your computer
NETWORK OF FRIENDS= two or more computer systems links together with friends
WEBLOG= create and exchange short text entries like twitter 
VLOG= video blog, youtube
By crofty69

cloud computing is were you use another an organisations computer these are known as hosts

it will never access servers that has info saved on to it

companies such as amazon, microsoft, google and rackspace provide storage


By crofty69