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The File Information Database

FileInfo provides information on more than 10,000 file extensions and their associated file types. Each file type record includes a detailed description of the file type and a list of programs that can open it.

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The Computer Dictionary

TechTerms is a dictionary of computer and Internet terms. Each definition uses language that is easy to understand. Most definitions include examples that make it easier to comprehend technical concepts.

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The Slang Dictionary

Slangit is a slang dictionary that contains definitions of acronyms, abbreviations, and slang terms. The website also contains a large database of text-based emoticons and their meanings. Icon

Your Personal Computing Resource is a free computing resource that started in 1999. It includes a glossary of computer terms, a database of file extensions, a list of online slang terms and emoticons, and a computing help center.