Computerize vs Videotex - What's the difference?

computerize | videotex |


As a verb computerize

is (computing) to equip with a computer or a computer system.

As a noun videotex is

teletext.

computerize

English

Alternative forms

* computerise (non-Oxford British spelling)

Verb

(computeriz)
  • (computing) To equip with a computer or a computer system.
  • (computing) To enter data into such a system.
  • (computing) To convert a manual function or system into a computer system.
  • videotex

    Alternative forms

    * videotext

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • Any of various early information retrieval services, such as viewdata and Teletext systems, that delivered pages of computerized text to users on request.
  • * 1980 , IEEE Computer Society, Computer?
  • A variety of extensions of this basic videotex terminal can be foreseen.
  • * 1984 , The Radio and Electronic Engineer?
  • In this paper, the development of a microprocessor based system for converting videotex pages to synthetic speech in real time, for the benefit of blind people, is described.