Online jargon, also known as text message shorthand, used primarily in texting, online chat, instant messaging, email, blogs, and newsgroup postings, these types of abbreviations are also referred to as chat acronyms.
It traditionally refers to a handheld device used to operate a television set or videocassette or DVD recorder. Popular in the gaming industry, it is a device that can control a machine or high-tech toy from a distance.
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