Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The number of inputs that can be connected to a circuit.
- ‘Upon receiving the invalidate message, the master processors broadcast the invalidate message in an ordered fan-in / fan-out process to each processor in the cluster.’
- ‘The early applications have been the iSCSI-FC gateways and switches, which address the server fan-in economic challenge of the FC SAN and the connectivity among FC SAN islands across the wide area network.’
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.