I never learned that as an acronym -- I learned the mnemonic phrase, of course :-)
When I was teaching undergrads, I once drew a circuit with a capacitor I labeled "FBC". I told them if they didn't know what it stood for, to "ask around". Got a good chuckle from the audience.
My own family calls me "friki" more times I'd like to admit!!
Fortunately, we have now our own day!
When I was at the Uni, my flat-mates and me build a wifi map with the different keys of the neighboring networks that were available in each room of the apartment.
P.S. I wonder what the APP crew would answer to this geek-test...
Don't do yourself down Duane. YOU'RE in the light. The rest of the world is in darkness....
I also didn't like the LOTR movies, for much the same reasons. Why mess with a good story?
And isn't it the SillmarilliOn? (Well who started being picky... :-)
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.