LAN - Local Area Network.
LARAM - Line Addressable Random Access
Laser - Light Amplification by Simulated
Emission of Radiation. Lasers are sometimes used in certain types
of wireless networking.
Laser Printer - A printer that uses laser
technology to produce text and images.
LBNF - Low Noise Block Converter with
Integrated Feed. The device on a satellite TV dish
that captures the microwave signal and converts it to a lower signal across RG-6 cables to a
satellite TV receiver.
LCD - Liquid Crystal Display.
Here is more
information on LCD monitors.
LED - Light Emitting Diode.
Letterbox - This TV viewing term refers to
the letterbox appearance a widescreen broadcast gives on a TV with a 4:3 ratio.
LHC - Large Hadron Collider. A circle
tunnel that accelerates particles by magnet manipulation.
Link - In terms of networking, it is
a device used to connect two remote
devices. As far as the internet usage of the word, it is the slang term for
hyperlink. A link is a clickable image or text that carries the user to a
specific web address or bookmark.
Link Baiting - A SEO term that refers to
high quality content that other will want to link to.
Link Building - A SEO term that refers to
gaining links from other web sites.
Link Popularity - A SEO term that refers
to the quantity and quality of web sites that link to a specific web site.
Load - In electrical terms, the demand of an electrical process
- i.e.- amp load. In computer terms it refers to transferring data from a disk
(or other types of media) to a computer system.
Logic - The process of reasoning through
thought. Software has built in "logic" to determine actions based upon user
Logic Bomb - A
activated by the appearance or disappearance of specific data.
Login script - A small program with preset
functions that controls network users computer environment. In simpler terms, it
controls what a user can and cannot do on a networked computer. Most larger
companies use this to control administrative rights that a person has dependant
upon their level of need.
Lowercase - This term refers to the
"small" letters used on a keyboard versus using caps. Most passwords use
LSI - Latent Semantic Indexing. A SEO
optimization technique where relevant synonyms and phrases are used instead of
the actual target key word for that web page.