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  • n. Plural form of front-end.


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  • The ability to stream music and other media, as well as games, to the front-ends around the house

    MythTV and Me

  • Bonus: privacy improvement, as there's a lot about Adobe that makes me classify their plugins and other free user front-ends as unmitigated spyware.

    Adobe Reader Warning

  • It's database front-ends by the numbers, no creativity required.


  • Or is a back-end service enough, allowing applications to serve as front-ends, exclusively?

    Scripting News for 6/22/2007 « Scripting News Annex

  • We are currently building government gateway that will sit between front-ends such as citizen-friendly portals and back-ends such as legacy agency systems.


  • Third, give Cho a break, it's nearly impossible to show the rear-end and both front-ends at the same time unless She-Hulk was posing in front of a mirror.

    Judging (Marvel’s May) Books By Their Covers | Comics Should Be Good! @ Comic Book Resources

  • Obviously the analogy breaks down when you get to what's now possible that wasn't before multiple front-ends, one backend for instance but you know what?

    Streaming Mac to 360: Rivet

  • What should have happened at the national level was simply the drawing up of a standardised communication framework, whilst the actual front-ends systems were left to Trusts based on an eventual goal of integration later on.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • Externally I'm focusing on making Gnuplot do my bidding (/me curses python front-ends that haven't been designed in a pythonic way, and so break python's design aim of "principle of least surprise") and other matters related to dealing with my paper in these last 48 hours.

    April 6th, 2004

  • If my kids can create new clothes for Sims 2 and give them to their friends, why wouldn't the same kind of thing happen for, say, virtual world pocket universes implemented as front-ends to Instant Messenger?

    If I give you some money will you stop it?


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