Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting a computer system in which a central server provides data to a number of networked workstations.
- ‘In a client-server environment, file servers serve files to clients using a network filing protocol such as CIFS or NFS.’
- ‘Computing architectures have moved from mainframe architectures through client-server architectures to Internet architectures.’
- ‘This will make it possible to run three-tiered client-server on all Linux servers, eliminating our aging HP-UX hardware.’
- ‘Within three years, fewer than 100 people invented computer networking, client-server computing, graphical user interfaces, and laser printing.’
- ‘He is interested in computer architecture and client-server systems.’
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.