Glossary

Jaggies A term used for the jagged edges around computer generated graphic images, the automatic reduction of which is anti-aliasing.
Java Java is a programming language for creating programs that can run on a wide variety of computers. All the computer needs is a Java interpreter, like those built into most Web browsers.
Java Applet Java applets are Java programs that run inside the browser window.
JavaBean A JavaBean is a Java program that can run outside of a browser and remain on a computer even after it has run.
JavaScript A scripting language used to created dynamic content or effects on an interactive Web site.

 


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