Killer Application


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Killer Application

An informal term for a computer program so much better than its competitors that it drives them all out of business.
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In this paper to give insight knowledge and understanding of the onhand RDF and Topic Maps applications they are evaluated against a set of criteria including availability as open source or commercial development platforms tools and APIs availability market value and the most important the availability of killer application in the market.
"Several of the newly commercial applications will expand their penetration within other OEMs, plus it is our belief the "Killer Applications" will arrive once the remaining technology; production and cost hurdles are overcome.
There is no "killer application" for IPTV services over FTTx.
But the killer application in the new Orkut could be the new video chat functionality using the popular Google Talk messenger.
Gilbert also sees the future of speech education changing as everyone looks for the next great killer application.
The facility to run two home pages is the killer application for us as you can switch between work and leisure screens at the touch of a button.
Our PDA program had some success with porting LabVIEW data acquisition applications to the hand-held devices, but we did not find a killer application.
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But we won't discover a single "killer application" that will resolve our fuel crisis.
"The IT industry looks forward to working with Congress to get the job done." Because these and other critical initiatives have been lagging, Bond suggests that, "as a nation, we are practically daring the best companies and brightest minds to invent the next killer application in a foreign land."
It was exactly this messy situation with real-world CRM that spawned the adoption of MDM's killer application: customer data integration (CDI).
Few are aware of location as the next killer application and its power to enhance product and service differentiation.