Year In Review: Top 10 Tech Terms Of 2015

Year In Review: Top 10 Tech Terms of 2015

2015 Top Tech termsTechnology constantly evolves to the point where today, we wonder how we managed without technologies like cloud computing and mobile devices. Gartner, with its list of top 10 strategic technology trends for 2016, looks at Internet of Things (IoT), creating better user experience in mobile and 3D printing as tech trends to keep an eye on in the coming year.

As we look towards new and innovative technology trends in 2016, we can’t help but to wonder what Webopedia readers were most interested in this past year.  While topics relating to computer and network architecture and programming were the most popular, readers were also interested in software, applications and cloud computing.

Webopedia’s Top 10 Terms of 2015

  1. Computer
  2. Operating System (OS)
  3. Internet
  4. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  5. Application Program Interface (API)
  6. Network
  7. Software
  8. Cloud Computing
  9. Central Processing Unit (CPU)
  10. Application

This article was originally published on January 05, 2016

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