Started when a moth was found between two relays inside a government(US) computer back when a computer occupied an entire room/storage center.
Flash back to the new century and a bug
refers to a glitch which causes a computer program or hardware to malfunction, resulting in unwanted actions. These actions can range from a program failing also refered to as BSoD
, or a CTD
. If hardware is affected, the results can mean lower performance, or inability to boot.
A bug can be remedied in a number of ways, an update from the hardware manufacturer, an update from the software vendor, or help from a tech savvy community. The latter of the three usually doesn't include a permanent fix, but a loop around the problem resulting in desired performance without the intervention of the manufacturers.
Windows XP was found out to have yet ANOTHER bug that hackers can abuse. Im going to go download the update right now before someone compromises my system.
A fault in a computer system or any physical entity including humanoids.
I have been pwnz0red
by a bug and am not well.
commonly refered to as "the bug"
Can be used to describe a large variety of sexually transmitted deseases but this term is most well known for meaning THE BIG ONE... HIV or AIDS.
"That girl is lucky she doesnt have the bug, after all that messing around she does"
"Don't bug me, I really need to concentrate!"
A way to call a VolksWagen Beetle.
I love bugs, They are so cute! (Girl's point of view)
a word used to describe someone that you are annoyed with or has bothersome personality characteristics; and/or is otherwise just not a cool person.
Kristin keeps trying to steal my boyfriend, she bugs!
Jason bugs...he stood me up for dinner last night!
(n.) A miniature electronic device that records sounds and transmits the playback to a remote receiver. Usually placed in internal settings, it's installed with regard toward optimal concealment and acoustic clarity. (There have been many new modifications to the genre of "bugs" from environment adaptability to signal transmission type. Due to the 4th Amendment, all forms of U.S. law enforcement require court permission along with strict rules in the use of these devices.)
Spetsnaz agents used a bug to capture enemy conversations in order to learn the whereabouts of POW camps and artillery encampments in the Soviet-Afghanistan War.
Back Up Gun. (Noun)
A secondary gun that is carried, in case the primary gun is inaccessible or out of ammo.
Good thing I remembered to carry my BUG today.