Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A security copy which contains only those files which have been altered since the last full backup.
- ‘To save time, backup software must provide fast incremental backups, which only need to capture new and changed files.’
- ‘A commonly employed strategy to reduce latency is to perform daily incremental backups and weekly full backups.’
- ‘This software lets an administrator create a full backup once and then rely solely on incremental backups from there on out.’
- ‘If you choose to save all your image backups to CD or DVD media, incremental backups can save a substantial amount of time, medium, and money in the long run.’
- ‘Unfortunately, these tapes are already out of date by hours or days because they were run previously as full backups or as incremental backups some time ago.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.