Web clipping

Web clipping

(1) Extracting a smaller amount of text and graphic elements from a Web page in order to display effectively on a handheld Web appliance. Web clipping often uses a predefined form, or template, into which the extracted data are placed.

(2) An excerpt of information taken from the Web.
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We've also added a Web Search workspace window, and a new web clipping capability, to make it easy to transfer all the information you find into your project, with full source citations.
The new software comes with a series of instructional films in which Dr Furse demonstrates how to carry out various procedures including designing layouts, giving buttons actions, using a learn table, web clipping and creating a graph from a series of statistics.
Another option is to use a Web clipping service that automatically searches for and delivers news and other information about specific topics.
Palm reader PALM, makers of hand-held computers, have announced the introduction of their first fullblooded web browser after years of relying on proprietary web clipping technology (ditching the graphical elements and relying on something akin to WAP).
Palm users also have the option to view and update their online account through a Web clipping application on their wireless handhelds.
This manual covers the following uses of the handheld computer: reading e-books; creating e-books from Word documents; reading, creating, and editing documents; database software; finding online information; putting course information on the handheld; Web clipping; installing and storing pictures and images; beaming data and applications; creating quizzes; maintaining gradebooks on the PDA; quick installation of applications and data; sharing information and applications; time management; and a list of URLs and books for current awareness on handhelds and their academic and informational applications.
Wireless Palm OS and web clipping applications currently run over leading circuit-switched and packet-switched networks in the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia.
It supports Palm OS Web clipping applications, and you can load any of hundreds of Palm apps that run on the OS.
I-drive also features the Filo Web Clipping Tool, which lets you store an unlimited number of "clipped" Web pages, images, files, and links (such as e-commerce receipts, travel confirmation, and research).
Today, the company officially unveiled a Beta version of its MyPalm portal service, accessible via the Web and a Beta version of its wireless MyPalm Web clipping application.
Web clipping is intended for low-bandwidth Internet queries, taking under 10 seconds to deliver up to 500B as a result of a typical request from a PQA [2].