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C

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

D

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

E

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

F

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

G

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

H

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

I

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

J

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

K

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

L

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

M

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

N

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

O

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

P

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

Q

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

R

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

S

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

T

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

U

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

V

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

W

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

X

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

Y

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

Z

Backup

1. An extra copy of your documents, photos, settings, etc. Backups can be saved onto a hard drive or using remote storage like the cloud. If your device breaks down, is lost, or is infected with a virus, a backup ensures you don’t lose everything. Noun: backup Verb: back up

2. A backup is an extra copy of your work, eg documents, pictures etc, saved onto a removable storage medium such as CD, DVD or magnetic tape, so that if your computer is stolen or breaks down you don’t lose everything. Backup is a noun, back up is a verb.

Battery capacity

How long your battery will power your mobile device on a given charge. 

Battery Lifespan

The number of times you can charge and discharge your battery before it starts to lose capacity.

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1Password Manager app

An app that you can use to store your passwords securely without the need to remember every single password that you have.

2FA

Short form of the word “two-factor authentication.” This security method is used to add an additional layer of security to your account even if your password has been compromised.

3D printer

A futuristic type of printer that builds 3D objects, typically made from plastic. These can be virtually any shape, and it is possible to download 3D designs and build the object at home. Some controversial objects have been created using 3D printers, including guns.

3G

This is a network technology used to to deliver internet data over the mobile phone network. You need to sign up for Internet Data with your mobile phone company to access 3G or 4G networks. Also known as Mobile Broadband.

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