Computer Terms that Start with the Letter J
- Java – a computer-programming language that is object oriented. This means that in order to run or execute the program, it contains its own routines and functions apart from other programs
- JPEG – acronym for Joint Photographic Expert Group. A digital image of an image file with “lossy” compression format. If you have ever had images on your computer that were pixelated or distorted, this could be due to them being saved as JPEGs instead of GIFs or PNGs.