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What is an ISO file?
What is an ISO file? Definition and functions
  • Know-how

An ISO file lets you create executable copies of operating systems, services, files, or games. Data burned to or retrieved via CD, DVD, or Blu-ray, can be created using an ISO file for a more space-efficient archiving solution. Find out what exactly an ISO file is and how you can create one by reading our article on the subject.

What is an ISO file? Definition and functions
What is latency?
What is latency?
  • Know-how

A response as close to real time as possible is often what we expect from online games and websites. But long transmission paths and other factors slow down the data flow — we are talking about high latency. Exactly what latency is, how it is caused and what users can do to improve their latency on the Internet in particular, you will find out here.

What is latency?
ASCII table
ASCII table with PDF download
  • Know-how

ASCII character encoding is extensive and used across various fields for computers to draw on the binary system to represent various characters correctly. To find out which binary representation relates to which character, consult the ASCII chart. Read on to learn what you need to know about the ASCII table and how to convert numbers to ASCII characters by hand.

ASCII table with PDF download
Green Hosting
Green Hosting - Climate-friendly web hosting with green electricity
  • Technical matters

Nowadays being environmentally friendly is more important than ever. But did you know that the Internet is one of the biggest CO producers of all? Green server hosting can help improve your eco-balance. Find out can be achieved in the field of eco friendly web hosting and how you can turn your web hosting climate neutral - right here.

Green Hosting - Climate-friendly web hosting with green electricity
Backend frontend
Backend and frontend explained simply
  • Website creation

For any software or website, there is frontend and backend. While the frontend is close to the user, the backend is the level which is closer to the system. In this article, we explain what the two terms mean, which functions backend and frontend perform, how they differ from one another, and how they work together. Read on for more.

Backend and frontend explained simply
Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud)
Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud): A portrait of Microsoft’s service
  • Social media

Xbox Cloud Gaming (formerly xCloud) is Microsoft’s video game streaming service. With a large selection of titles, the Xbox manufacturer wants to convince PC, smartphone, and tablet owners of the quality of its own games. We will show you whether xCloud is worthwhile for you and what advantages and disadvantages it provides.

Xbox Cloud Gaming (xCloud): A portrait of Microsoft’s service
Discord Bots
Discord bots – the top 20 for your channel
  • Social media

Discord bots are available for various purposes and needs, ranging from practical statistics tools to virtual pets and musical entertainment, translation, and moderation tools. We have put together a list of the 20 best Discord bots available for your channel right now. Read our article for an introduction to each one.

Discord bots – the top 20 for your channel
Email sign offs
Email sign offs: How to find the right email ending
  • E-mail marketing

Often neglected and yet so important: email sign offs. We often end an email with “Best” without even thinking about it. But the devil is in the details. How you end an email says a lot about you and the relationship you have with the email recipient. Keep reading to find out which email sign offs are appropriate and which you should avoid.

Email sign offs: How to find the right email ending
Metaverse
What is the metaverse?
  • Social media

The metaverse doesn’t actually exist yet, but that doesn’t mean it’s anything new. The idea of a virtual space that overlaps with the physical world has been around for decades. Originally the focus of science fiction writers, the metaverse is becoming increasingly relevant to our world. Soon, users will be able to move freely between virtual reality, cyber space, and the physical world. But what...

What is the metaverse?
How to search a PDF
How to search a PDF: A step-by-step guide
  • Online sales

PDFs are some of the most frequently used documents. They likely appear in all areas of your life - in your private life, at school, or at work. To make it easier to work with PDF texts, PDF readers and browsers offer a search feature, but how does it work? Keep reading our dedicated article to find out how to search a PDF.

How to search a PDF: A step-by-step guide