for a photo sharing site that uses the "pin" metaphor.
The male lead on a chip or cable connector. Each pin plugs into its female counterpart to complete the circuit. The number of pins reflects the number of wires/pathways that carry signals. See plugs and sockets
umber) An abbreviated password from four to six digits. The PIN is used to authenticate users at ATM machines and debit card terminals, as well as an option on mobile devices in lieu of a password or biometric method. See passcode
To place an object onto a start menu, taskbar or home screen. For example, in Windows, "Pin to Taskbar" places the application icon onto the taskbar. The Mac equivalent is "Keep in Dock."
Keeping a single application on screen in a mobile device. See screen pinning
etWare) A version of NetWare 4.1 designed for portability to multiple platforms. Development was stopped in early 1995.