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Our WhatIs.com Tech Term is millennials
Millennials, an abbreviation for millennial generation, is a term used by demographers to describe a segment of the population born between 1980 and 2000 (approximately). Sometimes referred to in the media as “Generation Y,” millennials are the children of the post-WWII baby boomer generation.
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Secret Word of the Day
This is the calendar used in the Western world since 1582. What’s the secret word?
Y2K was the focus of fears that computer systems would cause widespread problems because of a date issue. What does Y2K stand for?
Who instituted the Julian calendar?
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Here the top 10 terms readers wanted to learn more about in 2008.
Enterprise Linux 2008: The year in review
Our Enterprise Linux 2008 year in review notes some of the highlights of Linux growth this year.