Shockwave

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Shockwave

(tool)
A program from Macromedia for viewing files created with Macromedia Director. Shockwave is freely available as a plug-in for the Netscape Navigator web browser.

"Shocked" pages that incorporate documents created in Director can usually only be enjoyed by users with an ISDN or faster connection.

http://macromedia.com/shockwave/.

shockwave

(networking)
The propagation of failure, shutdown, meltdown, net overload, or a virus from one network node to another, resulting in a wave of inactivity across the net.

Shockwave

A 3D animation format from Adobe. Shockwave files, which use a .DCR extension, are created in Adobe Director and played with Shockwave Player. For more details, see Director. See shocked site, Shockmachine and SWF.