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  • raw mode
    n. A mode that allows a program to transfer bits directly to or from an I/O device (or, under {bogus} systems which make a... VIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


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    fritterware


    n. An excess of capability that serves no productive end. The canonical example is font-diddling software on the Mac (see macdink); the term describes anything that eats huge amounts of time for quite marginal gains in function but seduces people into using it anyway.