hot link

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hot link

[¦hät ′liŋk]
(computer science)
A linking of information in two documents so that modification of the information in the source document results in the same change in the destination document.

hot link

A predefined connection between programs so that when information in one database or file is changed, related information in other databases and files is also updated. See hypertext, compound document and OLE.
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KPMG International (http://www.kpmg.com) was recently in the news over its policy, which reserves the right to "request removal of any link to our website" and expressly forbids "framing, inline linking, and metatags" and any "form of link that disguises the URL and bypass[es] the homepage."
On the other hand, inline linking, framing, and the use of robotic search tools are more likely to raise legal concerns and questions.
On appeal, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals addressed the material issues of this case, which involved the search engine's practice of inline linking to and framing of the photographs, as well as its use of low resolution, thumbnail images to depict the photographer's images.