Digital Note

Grab a coffe, take a seat, maybe listen to some music and relax by reading our digital daily diary. We want to share our minds and know how with you and the whole world!

Blog phones

Kumpulan Singkatan

Tahukah anda bahwa “XP” pada “Windows XP” merupakan sebuah singkatan ?

Tahukah juga anda bahwa banyak pemegang kartu kredit yang tidak tau kepanjangan dari “ATM” ?

DAN….tahukah anda bahwa banyak siswa/mahasiswa ternyata tidak tau kepanjangan dari “SPP” ?? Yap, kalo kita tanyakan apa itu “SPP”, pasti orang akan kompak menjawab : “uang sekolah”.

  • Anak : “Mama, kepanjangan SPP apa sih ?”.
  • Ibu : “SPP tuh Uang Sekolah nak…”.

====>

  • A : “Eh temenin ke pameran komputer donk, gw mau nyari LCD buat komputer dirumah”.
  • B : “okee..ngomong-ngomong kepanjangan LCD apa ya ?”.
  • A : “ituu..gatau sih, pokonya yg flat, layar datar gitu…”.

Karena itu, berikut ini gw coba kumpulin beberapa singkatan yang tergolong sering digunakan di kehidupan sehari-hari. Tidak perlu hafal, tapi cukup tau dan inget klo ada yang tanya.

 

CDMA = Code Division Multiple Access.

GSM = Global System for Mobile Communications.

SIM (as in “SIM Card”) = Subscriber Identity Module.

R-UIM (as in “UIM Card”) = Re-Usable Identity Module

GPRS = General Packet Radio Service.

LCD = Liquid Crystal Display.

RAM = Random Access Memory.

Wi-Fi = Wireless Fidelity. (fidelity = ketepatan, keakuratan).

LAN = Local Area Network. Kbps = kilo bit per second KBps = kilo byte per second * 1 byte = 8 bit. so then 512 kb/s (512 kilo bits per second) = 64 kB/s (64 kilo bytes per second).

HDTV =High Definition Television.

CCTV = Closed Circuit Television.

ATM = Automatic Teller Machine / Automated Teller Machine.

DVD = Digital Versatile Disc / Digital Video Disc.

VCD = Video Compact Disc.

HDD = Hard Disk Drive.

mp3 = MPEG-1 Audio Layer III.

USB = Universal Serial Bus.

VGA = Video Graphics Array / Video Graphics Adapter.

www (read : triple-double-u) = World Wide Web.

XP (as in “Windows XP“) = eXPerience.

http = Hyper Text Transfer Protocol.

html = Hyper Text Markup Language.

FM – AM (as in “101.2 Oz Radio FM/AM Bali”) = Frequency Modulation or Amplitude Modulation. am – pm (as in 2:00 p.m / 2:00 a.m) = ante meridiem or past meridiem. (dulu gw kira “after midnight” / “pre midnight”).

SLR = (Digital) Single Lens Reflex .

GPS = Global Positioning System

DGPS = Differential Global Positioning System

A-GPS = Assisted-Global Positioning System

===>

HIV = Human Immunodeficiency Virus. (<— nama virus, bukan nama penyakit).

AIDS =Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. (<—- ini baru nama penyakitnya).

ICU = Intensive Care Unit.

ICCU = Intensive Coronary Care Unit.

===>

TOEFL = Test of English as a Foreign Language.

IELTS = International English Language Testing System.

===>

CMIIW = Correct Me If I’m Wrong.

IMHO = In My Humble Opinion.

PM = Private Message (ato private MASSAGE ). Biasa disebut “japri” — jalur pribadi.

YAHOO = Yet Another Hierarchical Officious Oracle.

A&W (Restaurant) = Roy Allen & Frank Wright.

BMW = Bavarian Motor Works.

===>

SPP = Sumbangan Pembinaan Pendidikan.      

 

 

 

Trackback from your site.

Leave a comment