Glossary terms beginning with X

X Modem

Also known as: Xmodem X-Modem is an error-correction protocol used in the transfer of serial data files between modems. Modems with the X-Modem protocol will send data in 128-byte blocks or packets, and if the transfer…

Xenon flash

A xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration It consists of a glass tube filled with xenon gas which emits a short and very bright flash of white...

XHTML

XHTML (a merger of XML and HTML) is an updated HTML standard introduced to help tidy up all the developments and additions to original HTML. Over the years, different browsers added features and offered increased functionality,…

XML

Also known as: Extensible Markup Language Extensible Markup Language, or XML, is a language used to describe and structure data. Its predecessor, SGML, is much more diverse, but is too complex for general usage; as a…

Xmodem

Also known as: X-Modem X-Modem is an error-correction protocol used in the transfer of serial data files between modems. Modems with the X-Modem protocol will send data in 128-byte blocks or packets, and if the transfer…