In communications, a connecting point on a line. For example, a wire tap is where a recording device is attached to a telephone line. See transceiver
and bridged tap
) An Amazon Echo device. See Amazon Echo
To lightly touch a touch-sensitive screen. See double tap
for more details.
To press a key on a keypad.
lphanumeric Input P
rotocol) A protocol for transmitting text to a pager. Developed in the early 1980s, TAP was known as the Motorola Page Entry (PET) and IXO protocols and was adopted by Telocator, which later became the Personal Communications Industry Association (PCIA),
To place a chip-based credit card near a terminal. See NFC
The Chip Card Logo
This payment terminal screen shows a credit card being tapped to make a payment via NFC contactless communications.