Smiley: A way to describe emotion online. Look at this with your head tilted to the left :-). There are scores of these smileys, from grumpy to quizzical.
SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol): The de facto standard for sending mail on the Internet.
Snail mail: Mail that comes through a slot in your front door or a box mounted outside your house.
Sysadmin: The system administrator; the person who runs a host system or public access site.
TCP/IP account: The other type of services provided by the VSNL that enables complete graphical access to the WWW.
Terminal: There are several methods for determining how your emulation keystrokes and screen interact with the public-access site’s operating system. Most communications programs offer a choice of "emulations" that let you mimic the keyboard that would normally be attached directly to the host-system computer.
URL (Uniform Resource Locator): An address on the World Wide Web
VSAT (Very Small Aperture Terminal):
A satellite terminal for transmitting and receiving information. Also
used loosely to define the process of data transmission through