Compounding Frequency

Business / Finance / Compounding Frequency: The process of accumulating the time value of money forward in time. For example, interest earned in one period earns additional interest during each subsequent time period.

Compounding Period

Business / Accounting / Compounding Period: The period of time for which interest is computed. MORE

Pulse Repetition Frequency (PRF)

Technology / Radar / Pulse Repetition Frequency (PRF): The number of radar pulses transmitted each second. The pulse transmission rate is automatically lengthened for longer ranges. MORE

Radio Frequency (RF)

Technology / Cell Phones / Radio Frequency (RF): The spectrum of electromagnetic energy between audio and light: 500 KHz to 300 GHz. MORE

Radio Frequency Interference (RFI)

Technology / Computers / Radio Frequency Interference (RFI): A high-frequency signal radiated by improperly shielded conductors. RFI can interfere with the operation of other electronic devices. MORE

Radio-Frequency Fingerprinting

Technology / Cell Phones / Radio-Frequency Fingerprinting: A process that identifies a cellular phone by the unique fingerprint that characterizes its signal transmission. RF fingerprinting is one process used to prevent cloning fraud, because a cloned phone MORE

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)

Technology / Computers / Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): RFID first appeared in tracking and access applications during the 1980s. It is a method of remotely storing and retrieving data using devices called RFID tags/transponders and is coming into increasi MORE