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boss screen

An application that displays a business-like set of dialogs that cover the entire screen. Performing no other function, it is designed to be quickly popped up to hide a game or non-business website when the boss walks in. See privacy screen.



privacy screen

A panel that limits a computer screen's angle of vision to a front view so that visitors in the room cannot casually see the display. Also called a "privacy filter," it is attached directly over the screen, helps prevent scratches and abrasions and may improve contrast. See boss screen.



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