Meaning of NIS

What Does NIS Stand for

NIS is an acronym that stands for Identification Number Social. This number is a registration carried out to identify all the people who may receive some assistance from the government. The people who are captured by the NIS are those that fall into a social…
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Meaning of Cloud Computing

What Is Cloud Computing (Cloud Computing) 1

Introduction The expression cloud computing has started to gain strength in 2008, but, conceptually, the ideas behind the heading there are there are a lot more time. Also known in Brazil as computing clouds or cloud computing, the cloud computing if refers, essentially, to the notion of use, in any place…
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Meaning of Fintech

What Is Fintech 1

Introduction When you need to transfer money or pay bills, probably uses banks and financial institutions similar, correct? But a type of company that combines technology with financial services is changing this scenario: fintechs. Brazil is very well represented in this segment with startups like Nubank, Warren and GuiaBolso. But…
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Meaning of USB

What Is USB (Universal Serial Bus) 1

Introduction USB is the acronym for Universal Serial Bus. It is a technology that has become more and more simple, easy and fast the connection of several types of devices (digital cameras, External hard drives, USB sticks, mice, keyboards, printers, scanners, card reader, etc.) to the computer and…
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Meaning of IT

What Is Information Technology (It) 1

Introduction In the beginning, computers were seen as a “giant machines” that made possible the automation of certain tasks in institutions of education/research, large companies and in the means of government. With the advancement technology, such machines began to to lose space for equipment becoming smaller, more powerful…
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Meaning of SSD

What Is SSD All About Speed, Types 1

Introduction The HDs have gone through evolutions stunning in the last years. However, current applications require storage devices even more sophisticated, able to unite fast performance, capacity, reasonable storage,less power consumption and durability. The units — or “disks” — SSD (Solid-State Drive) are the answer to this need….
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Meaning of HD, Full HD, 4K, 8K

Resolutions HD, Full HD, 4K, 8K, and Other 1

Introduction Thanks to the variety of smartphones, tablets, monitors, laptops and TVs with dozens of inch, we have never had screens with sizes as different as today. Tied to this scenario is another characteristic also rich in options: the resolution. Terms such as HD, Full HD, 1080p, 4K, 8K, XVGA and others are increasingly…
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Meaning of CCCP

What Does CCCP Stand for

CCCP is the abbreviation of the Russian Союз Советских Социалистических Республик and that is translated to Portuguese as the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, or simply the USSR. The symbol was used on uniforms official sports competitions, in addition to cultural events and technological in which there was…
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