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monocular-spotting-scopeA monocular is a miniature, low powered telescope or spotting scope that you hold in your hand like a binocular but look through with one eye like a telescope. A monocular shares characteristics with both binoculars and spotting scopes, but is much smaller than either. Some monoculars are no larger than your thumb or thicker than a good ink pen and any monocular will slip easily into a pocket or a purse.

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Micro SD cards, also known as TransFlash, are smaller versions of SD memory cards. As electronic devices are becoming smaller Micro SD cards are becoming more and more common in the marketplace. Currently, the highest capacity of micro SD card is 32 GB.
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Lux

a unit used to measure illumination. As a point of reference, an average office with standard lighting has a Lux rating between 320-500 lux. A night with a full moon in a cloudless sky without any “light pollution” from nearby cities would be near .25 lux.

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LED

An abbreviation for “light emitting diode,” it’s an electronic device that lights up when electricity passes through it. LEDS are good for displaying images because they can be relatively small, and they do not burn out. However, they require more power than LCDs.

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A keylogger is a small piece of hardware that is usually inserted between the keyboard port and the keyboard. The hardware keylogger then records all user keystrokes to it’s internal memory. These devices generally have memory capacities between 8Kb and 2MB.

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