DigElearn Digital Glossary

We have compiled terms and their definitions from different digital technologies. You will find that some terms are linked with others which will be highlighted in the text or end with a “See” link. If you see a terminology that we have not covered please let us know — contact us. We also review, update and add new terms on a quarterly basis. We hope this helps you in getting more digital savvy.

Validated Learning

Learning generated by trying out an initial idea and then measuring it against potential customers to validate the effect. Each test of an idea is a single iteration in a larger process of many iterations whereby something is learnt and then applied to succeeding tests.

VC — Venture Capital

Financing that investors provide to startup companies and small businesses that are believed to have long-term growth potential.

Virtual Reality

Digital environment that replaces the users real world environment by immersing the user inti a digital environment.
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Views

When a user visits a webpage.

Voice Activation

Voice driven products such as Amazon Alexa, Google Aloo, Microsoft Cortana, Samsung Bixby and Apple Siri.
See AI >

Voxel

In 3D printing, a voxel represents a value on a regular grid in a three-dimensional space, like a pixel with volume. Each voxel contains volumetric information that will essentially bring a product to life with the desired properties.
See 3D Printing >

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